Catie Young, Administrative Programs Assistant
Catie Young joined the Boise City Department of Arts and History in January 2019. As the Administrative Programs Assistant, Catie works to create opportunities for community building in Boise's arts, history, and culture sectors, and helps to develop, unify, and convey the message of all aspects of the department.
Catie grew up steeped in the Boise arts community. A poet and essayist, she holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Boise State University, an MFA in poetry from Colorado State University, and was the recipient of a 2019 Literature Fellowship from the Idaho Commission on the Arts. Catie is deeply committed to helping Boise remain a welcoming home to artists and their work.