Ginger White, AICP is the Senior Economic Development Specialist for the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs (DOCA), overseeing the Create Denver initiative. Prior to joining the staff, she acted as a consultant to the office managing the inaugural Doors Open Denver project.
Ginger previously served as the program and marketing manager for the Cherry Creek Arts Festival. Ms. White received her bachelor’s degree from Xavier University, with a major in Political Science, and a master’s degree in Urban Policy and Planning with an emphasis in economic development from the University of Illinois at Chicago. White is a graduate of the Dowtown Denver Partnership’s Leadership Program.
Ginger currently serves on the boards of the Colorado Festival and Events Association, Physically Handicapped Actors and Musical Artists League (PHAMALy) and the Denver Theatre District. Ms. White is a recipient of the City and County of Denver’s 5281 Award. Ginger work often with arts organizations on marketing, and on their business plans, especially as they relate to economic development.