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Heather Laurel Jensen

 A New Way to YA Panelist 2021
Creative Justice Youth Symposium Facilitator 2021

About Heather Laurel Jensen

Heather Laurel Jensen is a sophomore at the University of Arizona majoring in Cognitive Science, Creative Writing, and Arabic. She served as National Student Poet of the Southwest in 2018 and is currently co-president of Creative Youth of Arizona, an organization that administers the Phoenix Youth Poet Laureate program and develops creative opportunities for young Arizonans. Her poetry, short stories, and photography have been published by the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers, diode poetry journal, and the Live Poets Society of New Jersey, among others.