Jacky was the first member of her family to graduate from college, attending the University of Minnesota where she worked two jobs and took out student loans to make ends meet. Over summers, Jacky waitressed in Las Vegas and was a proud member of Culinary Workers Union Local 226.
After graduation, Jacky worked as a computer programmer, software developer, and designer for some of the biggest companies in Nevada including Summa Corporation, Citibank, and Southwest Gas Company. As current President of Congregation Ner Tamid in Henderson, Jacky dedicates her time to building community and helping those in need.
Jacky lives in Henderson with her husband Larry, a radiologist at the Las Vegas Veterans Hospital, and her daughter Miranda, a Nevada public school graduate now studying at Princeton University.
Candidate for U.S. Senate, North Carolina
"I have been a longtime advocate and sponsor of ethics and campaign finance reforms in North Carolina. The people have a right to know who has a disproportionate influence on campaign finance. This can be done while protecting individual rights." - Deborah Ross