Jill is the Event and Program Specialist for the Chancellor’s Office at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  She received her Bachelor of Science from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville and a Master of Arts from Lee University. While at UT Knoxville, Jill was a member of the Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority.

Jill’s career in planning and implementing events began with the 1996 Centennial Olympics, where she worked at the canoe and kayak slalom venue on the Ocoee River.  From there, Jill went on to plan events for Riverbend/Friends of the Festival, the Nantahala Outdoor Center and Western Carolina University.

In 2011, Jill and her two children moved back to her hometown of Cleveland, TN.  They enjoy a variety of outdoor activities and being with family.