Jennifer Yribar, Outreach and Education Coordinator
Catie Young joined the Boise City Department of Arts & History in January 2019. As the Communication Assistant, Catie helps to develop, unify, and convey the message of all aspects of the department through various platforms of communication.
In addition to her work at the City, Catie is a poet and essayist. She holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Boise State University and an MFA in poetry from Colorado State University. Catie grew up steeped in the Boise arts community and is excited to watch Boise continue to grow as a home to artists and their work. She also runs a reading and workshop series called Sema, which hosts monthly poetry-related events and education opportunities.