Jill Hoyt, Creative Community for Peace

Jill Hoyt is the Director of Creative Community for Peace. She has a rich background in the non-profit and business sectors including connecting creative professionals from around the world with Israel through high level exchange programs and Master Classes.

Just prior to joining CCFP, Hoyt served as the Director for the Jerusalem Foundation’s West Coast operations, and before that was the Associate Director of Development and Marketing at the Milken Institute. Hoyt also spent a decade at the Jewish Federation, most recently in charge of Leadership Development. For most of her time with the Federation, she was as the Senior Director of International Programs, which included overseeing the flagship Tel Aviv/Los Angeles Partnership programs.

Hoyt lived in Israel for several years working as the Foreign Spokesperson for the Mayor of Jerusalem, from 1996-1998, and has experience in public relations, marketing and venture capital. Hoyt holds a Master’s in Public Administration and a Master’s in Urban Planning, both from USC.