Appointee Profile: Jennifer Ingraham


Jennifer Ingraham has been appointed to the Kansas City PIEA Crossroads Arts Advisory Committee. She has been the Assistant Vice President of the UMKC Foundation -the official fundraising and private gift-receiving organization for the University of Missouri-Kansas City - for nearly four years.

Throughout her career, Jennifer has always had a passion for supporting and growing the arts community in Kansas City. As a working mother with over 25 years of experience in fundraising in the arts and higher education sectors, she hopes to use her private sector experience to serve the city. Jennifer will be providing economic assistance to arts and cultural uses of underutilized buildings in the Crossroads Arts District.

I believe wholeheartedly that women belong in all places where decisions are being made. That’s why I took action by applying to serve on a civic commission myself.