Jennifer Alsever is the Future Today Institute's Editorial Director. She has been a journalist for more than two decades covering tech, biotech, startups and business for such publications as Fortune Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Wired and Fast Company.
In 2017, Jennifer published her first work of fiction, the Trinity Forest Series, (Ember Burning, Oshun Rising and Venus Shining). The young adult trilogy is set in nearby Leadville, Colorado and is about a girl who becomes entangled in a local forest teeming with urban legends of witchcraft and strange disappearances and must not only find herself but ultimately save the world. Ember Burning earned a Gold Medal for Best Young Adult Fiction E-Book in the 2018 Independent Publisher Book Awards, a Gold Medal for Best Young Adult Horror/Mystery from the 2018 Moonbeam Book Awards. The book was also a finalist for the 2018 Dante Rossetti Book Awards for YA Fiction and a quarter-finalist for the Publishers Weekly 2017 BookLife Prize which said the novel was "excellently plotted, flows well and beautifully written." Jennifer is currently working on her fourth novel, Extraordinary Lies, available in 2019. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder.