State Poet Laureate
In 2023, Kerri Webster was appointed the state Writer in Residence for a two year term. She is author of four poetry collections, including Lapis (Wesleyan University Press, 2022) and The Trailhead (Wesleyan University Press, 2018).
In 2023, Stacy Boe Miller was appointed as the poet laureate of Moscow, Idaho. Hodgin will serve a three-year term.
In 2013, Diane Raptosh was appointed as the poet laureate of Boise, Idaho.