SoLow Housing First is the brainchild of Jessica Maronto. Her own personal experiences with homelessness inspired to her create a unique application of the housing-first philosophy, respite lodging. She brings her expertise in business consulting, accounting, and construction to provide lodging solutions to the homelessness community in Chicago, Illinois. She has previously worked with both start-up and established businesses across the US in a wide range of industries, including financial services, agriculture, healthcare, and real estate.