Jesse Hoyt

Jesse (he/him) is a lifelong Chicagoan, raised in Ravenswood.  He currently serves as the Executive Director of One Northside and lives in the Albany Park neighborhood with his wife, Mary Claire.

With more than a decade of experience in political, community and issue-based organizing, Jesse has worked at the local, statewide and national levels. He has worked on issue-based campaigns, including the fight to win temporary drivers’ licenses for the undocumented Illinoisans and the Healthy Illinois campaign, which successfully expanded Medicaid for undocumented seniors in Illinois. He has also campaigned to elect progressive candidates in Chicago and central Illinois.  When he isn’t organizing Jesse enjoys spending time hiking, playing soccer and exploring the city with his dog, Odis.



Our partners at Digital Turf push the envelope (get it) with years of experience designing various successful print media campaigns for a wide array of clients. Using a combination of bravado and sheer talent, our team is highly specialized in creating stuff like mailers, brochures, business cards and flyers. Check out our work and learn more about our particular brand of awesomeness.