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Jill Boatright

Executive Director of Professional and Continuing Studies & Instructor, Mass Communication


M.Ed., University of Virginia

B.A., University of Virginia


  • Loyola City College
  • Loyola Online
  • Professional and Continuing Studies


Jill Boatright arrived at Loyola University New Orleans in 2012 and currently serves as the Executive Director for Professional and Continuing Studies. In this role, she oversees all non-credit granting certificate programs, corporate and workforce development training, and professional and leadership development courses and programs. Prior to joining City College, Jill served as the Director for Career Development & Student Employment at Loyola. She received both her B.A. in Sociology and Foreign Affairs and her M.Ed. in Higher Education from the University of Virginia. She is a Certified Master of Career Services (CMCS) and Global Career Development Facilitator (GDCF) and is certified in both the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and Strong Interest Inventory assessments. Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors for the Southern Association of Colleges and Employers (SoACE) and was previously the Chair of the Associations of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) Career Leaders Consortium. In February 2020, Jill was named Loyola’s Employee of the Month. And in May 2022, she won Loyola’s Outstanding Leader Award, in recognition of her dedication to motivating and caring for her team, providing a sense of purpose and vision, and championing change, innovation, and collaboration across campus.


To connect with Jill on LinkedIn, click here.