A native of Evansville, Jill attended Reitz High School and the University of Southern Indiana. After graduating with degrees in communications and business administration, Jill has worked in the Evansville area for more than 25 years.
After serving two years on the Evansville Parks Foundation board of directors, Jill was appointed to executive director in September 2009. Jill has also served as a board member of the Girls Scouts of Raintree Council, Junior Achievement, Mesker Park Zoo, and the Public Education Foundation. Jill is also a sustainer with the Junior League of Evansville and has volunteered for Girls Scouts, Little Lambs, the Boys & Girls Club and Hillcrest Youth Home. Jill is also very active with her family and loves to travel.