Jenni Innes

Jenni Innes

Brooklyn College Participatory Budgeting

Jenni Innes is a Philosophy major in her final year at Brooklyn College. She has been involved in Brooklyn College’s Participatory Budgeting process for three years. Additionally, Jenni is a member of PB CUNY, a group dedicated to bringing Participatory Budgeting to public universities throughout New York City.

Why do you believe innovations in participatory democracy are important?

More innovations in participatory democracy means more platforms for people to engage in democracy in a meaningful way.

What do you hope to see at the 2018 Innovations in Participatory Democracy Conference?

Energy and enthusiasm from other people who work to bring participatory democracy to the people in their community.