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Jill Katz

Communications Director

Jill Katz is SNF Paideia’s Communications Director. She leads the development of multichannel strategies to drive engagement and raise visibility of SNF Paideia’s full program. She oversees print and digital communications, brand strategy, design, and media relations.

Katz previously served as Director of Marketing and Communications at Penn’s Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) and Marketing Manager at the Jewish Museum in New York while also focusing on museum accessibility initiatives there and at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Her nearly 20 years of communications experience at the University of Pennsylvania, previous experience as an arts educator, and as a writer and researcher for ARTnews, have informed her current experiences.

Katz holds an MA in art education from New York University and a BA in English and art from Syracuse University, and has taken coursework at the International Center of Photography in New York. She holds certificates in meditation and mindful leadership training. She is a photographer whose work explores the complexities of place through landscapes that are connected to identity and home.

Contact Information

Email: katzj@upenn.edu