Jeremy Yamin, CJP AVP, Director of Security and Operations

Jeremy Yamin is CJP’s Associate Vice President, Director of Security and Operations.

He manages CJP’s Communal Security Initiative (CSI), which provides security support to more than 200 institutions including 14 Jewish Day Schools, 36 preschools, 120 synagogues, two Jewish Community Centers, and dozens of other Jewish agencies and organizations. The CSI team provides free assessments, consultations, and guidance to the community and works closely with law enforcement partners. 

From 1994 to 2016, Jeremy served as a Special Agent with the U.S. State Department, Diplomatic Security Service (DSS). His titles included Regional Security Officer, Diplomatic Attaché, and Assistant Special Agent in Charge, DSS, Boston Field Office. His career was divided between conducting and supervising criminal investigations and protective operations in the U.S. and postings overseas. Overseas, Jeremy managed complex security programs to protect U.S. ambassadors and diplomats, as well as embassies and other facilities.

Jeremy is the Co-chair of the Physical Security Committee for the Jewish Federation of North America’s (JFNA) Security Community Network (SCN). From 2006 to 2018, he served as a member of the National Communal Security Advisory Board with the Anti-Defamation League (ADL).

Jeremy received a Bachelor of Arts degree in government and Latin American studies from Harvard University and a Master of Science degree in administration from Boston University, Metropolitan College.