Books by Jessica Engelking


Jessica Engelking is the daughter of an enrolled member of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe. She grew up in Warroad, Minnesota, with her parents and younger sister. After high school, she attended the University of Minnesota-Morris, making use of their American Indian Tuition Waiver. She graduated with a BA in philosophy and went on to study philosophy at the graduate level. She received her MA in philosophy from the University of Iowa. Jessica liked Iowa City so much that she stayed there a few years after she was done with school. She moved back to Minnesota and lived for a short time in Ely. Jessica loved living so close to the Boundary Waters. She currently resides in Minnetonka and is isolating in Elkader, Iowa, with her boyfriend, David, and dog, Walden. She is working from home as the social media manager for the Great Plains Action Society, a Native nonprofit. Jessica enjoys running with her dog, spending time on the water, reading, and she's trying to get better at beading.


Peggy Flanagan: Ogimaa Kwe, Lieutenant Governor

Jessica Engelking and Tashia Hart