California State Organizer
Jessy Rosales is a reproductive justice advocate and activist, and storyteller. She has shared her story with We Testify cohort 2018-2019 and with her current cohort Abortion out Loud 2019-2020. Jessy shares her abortion story in an effort to destigmatize abortion care and her story has been featured in Teen Vogue, Huffington Post, La Opinion and more. Aside from media, Jessy strongly believes in the power of government and policy reform and has used her story to persuade legislators to support progressive legislation. More recently, she has assisted in the passage of Senate Bill 24, which would ensure all UC and CSU systems provide medication abortion on their student health centers. She continues to not only share her story in order to uplift this legislation but currently organizes college-aged students from across Southern California as she is currently a State Organizer of URGE. She also loves cooking and singing and her dog Leila is her entire world.