Gayle Jessup White

Community Engagement Officer
Gayle Jessup White

Gayle Jessup White is Monticello’s Community Engagement Officer. A former award-winning TV reporter and anchor, Jessup White started her career at the New York Times. She’s written and spoken extensively about her work at Monticello and her family’s ties to Thomas Jefferson, his extended family and the enslaved community. She is a direct Jefferson descendant, and is also related to two well-documented families enslaved at Monticello – the Hemingses and the Hubbards.

Gayle Jessup White's Events

10:30 - 11:30 amSaturday

Festival Special Event – The Sporkful

Gayle Jessup White

The Sporkful isn’t for foodies – it’s for eaters. The number 1 food podcast in America is taping live...

Festival Tent
Included with Admission