Somers-Jaramillo + Associates President Leah Jaramillo is proud to have served on the International Association for Public Participation US Board of Directors (IAP2) for 6 years, finishing her third term as President in 2019. During this period of service, Leah has had the opportunity to lead and facilitate many consensus group decision-making processes. Leah’s affiliation with IAP2 USA provides the SJ+A team with a solid planning and public engagement foundation.

SJ+A Public Involvement Manager Stacee Adams currently serves as the President of the IAP2 USA Intermountain Chapter- serving Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Wyoming and Montana. She previously served as the Utah representative where she planned local networking and educational events for P2 practitioners in Utah.

All SJ+A Public Involvement Managers complete IAP2’s Foundations in Public Participation training and engage in the P2 community to stay up to date on best practices in the field.