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Leah Coffey

Program and Events Coordinator
Leah is originally from Tennessee and moved to Colorado in 2017. She graduated from Colorado State University in 2018 with a Master’s in Tourism Management. She loves hiking, baking and drinking lots of coffee.
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Jennifer Ho

Professor, Ethnic Studies • Director, Center for Humanities & the Arts
The daughter of a refugee father from China and an immigrant mother from Jamaica, Jennifer Ho is the director of the Center for the Humanities and the Arts at the University of Colorado Boulder, where she also holds an appointment as Professor in the Ethnic Studies department. Ho is the author of one co-edited (along with Jim Donahue and Shaun Morgan) collection of essays, Narrative, Race, and Ethnicity in the...
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Sharon Van Boven

Finance & Operations Manager
Sharon, originally from Seattle, moved to Boulder in 2002 where she honed her administrative skills working as a Program Administrator at the Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center and the Department of Theatre & Dance at CU Boulder before joining the CHA. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Law and a Masters of Public Administration degree. In her free time, Sharon enjoys hiking, reading, skiing, and spending time with her husband...