Recently named as a 2016 Livingston Fellow through the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation, Jami Duffy joined Youth on Record in 2009, and has since provided the strategic direction, operational management and fundraising expertise that has led to consistent growth, national brand recognition and the opening of a Youth Media Studio. She spearheaded the organization’s $2.2M capital campaign to build their state-of- the-art Youth Media Studio, which is now open 6 days per week to youth throughout metro Denver.
Jami is a locally and nationally recognized thought leader and innovator in social justice education and engaging at-risk youth.
She has served on panels before the National Endowment for the Arts, and the U.S. Department of Labor, among others, and is a sought-after expert on youth development and mentoring for Denver's most vulnerable young people. She is a Political Science and Journalism Studies graduate of the University of Denver, and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, having served in Nicaragua from 2004-2006. Jami is fluent in Spanish.