Shaelyn Barber

Community Initiatives Manager

Shaelyn Barber was born and raised in Utah. She graduated from the University of Utah with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.A. in Communications. She is passionate about nonprofit work, and focused her studies on the area of nonprofit leadership, community involvement, and social media communication. Prior to joining the Community Foundation of Utah, Shaelyn worked with several nonprofits on their social media and marketing, including The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Association, Camp Tuttle, and the Student Success and Empowerment Initiative. She is a member of the Kappa Tau Alpha Honor Society and the National Society of Leadership and Success. She loves to travel, and has visited 16 U.S. National Parks, 18 states, and 9 countries. On the weekends you can find Shaelyn painting, reading, and enjoying anything the outdoors has to offer.

Contact Shaelyn at  or 801-559-3005 x5.