AAJA is Saddened by the Passing of Jessica Lum


AAJA is saddened by the death of Jessica Lum, 25, of the Sacramento Chapter.

AAJA extends its condolences to her family, friends and the many she touched with her work as a multimedia journalist.

Her impact was noted in obituaries in Mission Local and The Sacramento Bee.

Lum died of cancer, which she shared online through all its challenges, the grim details and the humor she found along the way. She was featured for the chronicles of her battle with the disease in The Modesto Bee and Pacific Citizen.