Jenna Sjogren is a special assistant to the Executive team. Born and raised in central Minnesota, Sjogren left the Midwest for Boston to earn her bachelor’s degree in Religion and Middle Eastern studies from Wellesley College in 2018. Prior to joining American Progress, Sjogren worked as an intern for Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN-4) in 2017 and as press secretary for Wellesley Students for Hillary in 2016.