Jill completed her BA at the University of Tennessee in Political Science/International
Relations. She completed the CELTA in Moscow, Russia, and the MA in English Philology/TESOL
from LCC International University in Klaipeda, Lithuania. She is an active board member
of three international charities with initiatives in Eastern Europe, and has traveled
and taught in Russia, Belarus, and Lithuania since 2000.
"In the classroom, it is my desire to bridge gaps of cultural understanding so that
we might better know the common elements of all humanity."