Jessica Cobian is a senior campaign manager at American Progress. Prior to working at American Progress, she was the immigration campaign coordinator at Sojourners, where she advocated for immigrants and refugees through legislative meetings and community actions.

Previously, Cobian was a lead organizer for the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment in San Diego, where she worked to develop community leaders from low-income and working families.

Cobian holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of California, Riverside, and a Master of Public Policy from American University.

By Jessica Cobian
Facebook and the Disinformation Targeting Latinx CommunitiesColorlinesMarch 19, 2021
Public Health, Not Politics, Should Guide Policies Inside Otay Mesa Detention CenterVoice of San DiegoJune 12, 2020
The Anti-Immigrant Extremists in Charge of the U.S. Immigration SystemCenter for American ProgressJune 24, 2019
How Misinformation Fueled Anti-Immigrant Sentiment in the Tijuana Border RegionCenter for American ProgressFebruary 7, 2019
Fighting Hate with CompassionUnivisionJuly 31, 2018