Most notably, her original theatre production Beneath the Surface has enjoyed successful theatrical runs in schools, communities and theatres for the better part of a decade, receiving the Telus Innovation Award in 2016. It is currently being developed into a national outreach program, supporting Indigenous youth and communities throughout Canada. Beneath the Surface has inspired Jenifer’smost recent achievement,Beyond, a feature length film currently in pre-production, and chosen for reading at the 2019 International Women in Film Festival.
Jenifer's extensive resume in social, support, and prevention work in the Downtown Eastside in Vancouver has broadened her understanding of the way change is created, and her experiences with trauma, coping, and Indigenous identity have shaped her leadership skills. Jenifer fuses passion, art and creativity with social justice and compassionate education to create her own unique blend of powerful change. Whether through a speaking engagement, a vocal performance, her impactful writing and directing, or any other aspect of her work, Jenifer inspires positive change. No matter which creative hat Jenifer Brousseau wears at any given time, she leaves an imprint of empathy and a spark of hope.