She feels the same way about people.Jessica’s background in strategic planning, leadership, and education have instilled collaborative values that allow her to rally teams and produce data-driven outcomes. “My headstone will read, ‘She cared.’ and/or ‘She got stuff done,’” she chuckles.
In fact, it is those three letters that prompted her to run for Mapleton City Council.
“It took a long time before Lukas joined our family and that prompted our interest in moving to a community with more open spaces. We also wanted to build a home to share with my incredible parents, Jan and Judy Dalby. Multi-generational living is a huge blessing to us. Besides having the build-in support system, our three-year-old gets to know his grandparents on a deeper level than I ever did.”Two dogs, Tess and Ginger, round out the Egbert family. “Every day we play the game, What Did Ginger Destroy Today. Puppies. Gotta’ love ‘em.”