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Protecting the quality of life since 1944.

Jill Glazer

Jill Glazer

Director

Jill Henkin Glazer, a civic leader, graduated from Tulane University in 1985 with a bachelor’s degree in sociology. Jill has served on the Board of Tulane since 2009 and is a past member of the Tulane President’s Council. Since 2009, Jill has chaired the “Helluva Hullabaloo Auction” that benefits Tulane student-athletes.

She is married to Avram or “Avie” Glazer, and together they live in Palm Beach with their children. Avie is the former chairman of the Zapata Corporation, founded by former President George H.W. Bush, co-chairman of the 19-time English soccer champion Manchester United, and an owner of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

In addition, the Glazers founded the Jill H. and Avram A. Glazer Professor of Social Entrepreneurship and the Judith and Morris Henkin Memorial Scholarship Program. Jill’s tireless efforts on behalf of the university were recognized in 2010 when she was given the Tulane Alumni Volunteer Award.

Jill and Avie also support numerous causes including the Cleveland Clinic, the Palm Beach Day Academy and the Glazer Children’s Museum in Tampa, Fla.

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The Civic Association is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to protecting our remarkable community and enhancing the special quality of life found only on the island. Your support helps to ensure that Palm Beach continues to be the best place to call home.