Employment Opportunities


Founded in 2008, Advance Illinois is non-profit, non-partisan organization with an independent, objective voice promoting a healthy education system that prepares all student for success in college and career. Since its founding, Advance Illinois has become a nationally recognized thought leader in education policy and advocacy.

We believe that through advocacy, partnership, and understanding and using data well, we can drive changes that elevate the quality of Illinois’ education system for all. We champion equity and excellence in education to improve lives, communities, and society.

To contribute to our efforts, we are seeking exceptional individuals to serve in the following roles:

Communications Director

Policy Director