About City Council
🚧 This page is under construction 🚧
Jessica Rothchild, PT, DPT was elected to a four-year term on City Council in November 2019. She serves as Chair of the Committee on Community Development. She works as a physical therapist. Additionally, she serves as a member of the Pennsylvania Commission for Women, appointed by Governor Wolf in 2015. She was also elected to the PA State Democratic Committee in 2018 and is Vice Chair of the LGBTQ Caucus. She earned both her Bachelor’s of Exercise Science and Doctor of Physical Therapy degrees from The University of Scranton. She resides with her family in Scranton’s Hill Section.