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Jessica Lempe

Senior Review Editor

Jessica Lempe grew up in the "Sunshine State" - Florida. After graduating from the University of Tampa with a Sociology degree, she discovered rock climbing and moved to beautiful Colorado, the real Sunshine State. Her interests include cooking, baking, rock climbing, reading, Permaculture, making things from scratch, and life in general. She now spends seven months of the year in Yosemite Valley, living in Camp 4 in the Search and Rescue site; the rest of the year is spent traveling around, living and learning.