Jessica Shochat teaches 8th grade science at Rocky Top Middle School. She completed her undergraduate in Animal Science at the University of Nevada, Reno and her Masters of Public Health from the Colorado School of Public Health. After working in veterinary hospitals and public health departments she found her passion in science and nature education and was inspired to complete her Master’s in Teaching from Western Governors University. When not teaching, she enjoys being outside exploring and travelling the world with her husband and 2 boys. She is excited to be part of the Grizzly community.