Josh Hoyt

With 44 years of experience, Joshua “Josh” Hoyt is a seasoned organizer in community, electoral, immigrant rights, faith, and consumer advocacy. He has held leadership positions at various levels, from local to national, and has played pivotal roles in the immigrant rights movement, including serving as the founding Executive Director of the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) from 2012 to 2020 and as the Executive Director of the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) from 2002 to 2012. Josh has a track record of orchestrating impactful campaigns that have shaped policies and made significant societal changes. He is a board member of the American Business Immigration Coalition and MedGlobal, and his career has been marked by collaboration with leading organizing networks in the U.S.