Jamie Rudd

Marketing & Special Projects Coordinator / Garden Manager

Originally from a small town in Central Oregon, Jamie moved to New York in 2013 to attend the University of Rochester. After graduating with a B.A. in anthropology and English communications, she joined Rochester Youth Year, an AmeriCorps VISTA program, and was placed at the Gandhi Institute. After wrapping up her year-long program in August of 2018, Jamie was hired as a permanent Gandhi Institute staff member. She currently pursues her interests in social justice media, graphic design,¬† community outreach, food justice, and urban agriculture (among others) as the Institute’s¬†Marketing & Special Projects Coordinator and Garden Manager.

Blog posts by Jamie Rudd

Dreaming up a Nonviolent Playground

Every year, we focus on making our annual Gandhi Institute open house a family-friendly event, with plenty to do for visitors of all ages. This year, we were lucky enough …

My Road to the Gandhi Institute

I first visited the Gandhi Institute in June of 2015. I had no idea that in two short years I would become one of its employees.I was there with the …