National Director of Public Affairs and Strategic Events
Courtney joins J Street with over ten years of development and event experience. Most recently with the Alzheimer’s Association, Courtney has a diverse background in the arts, Jewish community and health care. A native of Chicago, Courtney spent four years at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago specializing in event production, branding and marketing. Prior to that, Courtney worked with corporate and individual giving development at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. As a teen and through her college years, Courtney worked at Camp Chi starting as a camper and working through the ranks to Program Director. A graduate of University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana, Courtney is a native Chicagoan that has recently relocated to Washington, DC.