Jenna White Fahrner joined UCOP in 2006, serving as legislative coordinator for IMPAC since 2009. She currently focuses on legislation pertaining to campus life and energy policy. Before joining UCOP she served as legislative/community liaison, and assistant manager of public information for the Office of the Chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education. Prior to her work in Nevada, Jenna was a principal with Public Strategies Inc., a San Francisco public affairs consulting firm.
She holds a B.A. from UC Santa Barbara and an M.A. from CSU Sacramento in history. Jenna is a Bay Area native. She also attended Santa Barbara City College, so she is a product of all three of the public higher education systems in California.