Jenny Fan Raj is a writer whose work examines the intersection of marginalized voices and the deeply felt experiences that connect all of us. Her work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize in fiction. Prior to writing, she worked as a design thinking consultant at IDEO, with a focus on blue sky strategy, new product development, and ethnographic research. Youth Speaks’ focus on literacy as a means towards social impact resonates deeply with Jenny.
Jenny earned a B.A. from Columbia University and an M.A. from The Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and two children.