Jennifer Yribar, Outreach and Education Coordinator
Jennifer coordinates the outreach and education projects for the Boise City Dept. of Arts & History, which range from public education materials to new brochures and other identity pieces for department programs, special projects, and myriad public dedications for public art and other cultural infrastructure. She overseas the implementation of all electronic media (including website, social media, press releases/email promotions) and serves as the media contact. Jennifer also helps produce special events such as the Mayor’s Awards for Excellence in Arts & History and leads the Cultural Ambassador program.
Jennifer has a decade of marketing communication and public relations experience working with government, nonprofit and corporate agencies, including the City of Boise Mayor’s Office and Office of Community Engagement, the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy, a partner with the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program, and a leading Swiss software company.
Born and raised in Switzerland, Jennifer earned a Master of Arts from the University of Geneva in French Language and Literature and a Master of Arts from the University of Washington in Communication, where she taught college-level French. She is the Past Chair of the Boise Young Professionals’ Marketing & Communications Work Team, serves on the Board of Trustees of the Idaho Council for International Visitors, and is an active member of the Boise Committee on Foreign Relations.