Jessica Rosenfeld is a poet and Jewish educator in Berkeley, California. She received her M.F.A. in poetry from Mills College and her B.A. in English literature from Oberlin College. She was poet-in-residence on the Arad Arts Project in Israel, and while living in Israel she was awarded the Reuben Rose Memorial award. She has also been granted awards from the American Academy of Poets and the Bay Area Poets Coalition.