Emily Chivers, Grants and Public Programs Manager


As the Grants and Public Programs Manager, Emily Chivers (she/her) manages all aspects of the annual Arts & History Grant Program and identifies and facilitates professional development services that help build an economy that uplifts Boise's cultural sector. Additionally, she identifies and coordinates partnerships and programmatic opportunities between Arts & History and individuals and organizations working in the nonprofit and cultural sector in Boise. 

Emily has worked in education and public programming roles at several museums across the country including the Newark Museum of Art, the September 11th Memorial Museum, and the Idaho State Museum. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Oregon State University and a Master of Arts in Museum Professions with an emphasis in Education from Seton Hall University. 

echivers@cityofboise.org, 208-608-7049