Jennifer Henderson is the Executive Director of the Boise Public Schools Foundation. With a focus on the strategic alignment between Foundation and District student goals, Jennifer raises and directs more than $2 million annually to students, teachers, classrooms and schools across the Boise School District.
Under Jennifer’s leadership, the Boise Public Schools Foundation has provided support for initiatives such as Pre-K, Arts, Athletics and Activities, STEM-related curriculum as well as college and career preparatory programs including Advanced Placement, Achievement Via Individual Determination (AVID), and Career and Technical instruction. Recently, Jennifer led the Foundation’s efforts to secure nearly $250,000 in new funding, as well as organize more than twenty community partners to help launch the District’s Community Schools strategy, designed to assist students and families in high-poverty neighborhoods. Over her 10 years at the BPSEF, Jennifer has raised more than $20 million for Boise Schools.