Special Projects Manager
Policy communications and grants management
Staff Department: Public Engagement
Jenn manages a variety of policy and public engagement projects at SPUR. She is a lead writer for SPUR's communications channels, contributing regularly to The Urbanist, SPUR News and SPUR programs and exhibitions at the Urban Center and serving as a spokesperson for SPUR’s agenda at policy bodies and stakeholder groups around the region. Jenn runs SPUR ballot analysis and produces the SPUR Voter Guide.
As grants manager, Jenn also manages SPUR's relationships with foundation and public agency funders.
Prior to joining SPUR in 2010, Jenn worked for the U.S. Senate Offices of Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Al Franken (D-MN), as well as at the National Democratic Institute in Washington D.C. and as a community organizer and local coordinator on multiple state and national election campaigns.
Jenn serves as the Mayor's appointee to the Citizens' General Obligation Bond Oversight Committee in San Francisco.