For nearly 30 years, Jill has taught English communication, literature, composition, and journalism courses at the secondary level working with students of all ability levels and creative aptitudes. Additionally, she has managed people and programs as an English department chair, journalism adviser, and director of secondary gifted education.
She earned her M.Ed. in Teaching and Curriculum from Penn State University. The breadth of this experience has taught her how to design a class with energy and enthusiasm that not only teaches essential career-building communication skills but also reflects the core values of integrity, diversity, respect, and collaboration.