Ms. Jill Van Hoesen joined the Johnson Newspaper Corporation in April of 2008 as Information Security Officer, becoming Chief Information Officer in 2011. In this role, Jill provides technical leadership, vision and experience throughout the state wide organization. Ms. Van Hoesen’s career spans over 28 years in executive information technology roles with the United States government and the financial industry in the North Country before joining the Johnson Newspaper Corporation.
Jill is also the featured columnist for Business Tech Bytes, a monthly column in the NNY Business Magazine, a member publication of the Johnson Newspaper family of publications. This popular monthly column explores the varying ways information technology can leverage advantages for local businesses in an ever growing global economy.
Ms. Van Hoesen also serves as the Chairman of the Executive Board of the United States Postal Service Postal Customer Council, President of the IConnect Newscycle Advisory Board, Board Member of the Greater Watertown North Country Chamber of Commerce and the Jefferson County Historical Society, , Secretary and Past President of the Theresa Rotary Club and Secretary/Treasurer for the Rivergate Wheelers ATV Club, as well as moderator and speaker at numerous venues throughout the year.
Jill currently resides in Theresa with her husband, Glenn, Maintenance Technician for Planetechs in Gouverneur NY.