- MIT, Secondary Education, Western Washington University
- Career and Technical Education (CTE) Certification, South Seattle College
- B.A., History, Western Washington University
- Event Management Certification, Highline College
Jill is a passionate career and technical educator who has worked in secondary education since 2008. She served as a classroom teacher, where she enjoyed teaching Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Computer Applications, and AP Economics. She also worked for a career and technical student organization, Washington DECA, where she trained and supported Marketing teachers across Washington. Jill is driven to help students explore career and college pathways by connecting them with opportunities for experiential learning, mentorships, and internships. As a part of these activities, Jill especially enjoys planning student-centered events and developing engaging curriculum.