Jessie joined Regis library faculty as the Archivist in 2019. Prior to this Jessie was the founding Archivist and Digital Collections Manager at the Clyfford Still Museum. Her professional interests include community and artist archives, archival outreach, exhibition design, and exploring the intersection of archives and social justice. Jessie also serves as the founder and creative director for ArtHyve, a non-profit committed to the documentation and preservation of all forms of creative expression in the state of Colorado, with a focus on challenging mis- and under-representation in archives. For this work, and her contributions to the arts, de la Cruz was named one of 2017’s 100 Colorado Creatives by Westword Magazine.