Jill is a motivational speaker and emcee, author/writer and musician, model, interpreter/translator, entrepreneur, and a passionate advocate for survivors of child abuse and domestic violence (DV) through awareness, prevention, empowerment, and education. In keeping with her life-motto, Hope is Contagious, she passionately pursues every opportunity in her path to fight for the voiceless.
Jill lives life to the fullest with her husband, children and grandchildren in Maryland. She travels extensively speaking at schools, churches, conferences, fundraiser events, radio shows and more. Her heart is to showcase the power of dreaming big, loving the skin you’re in, and learning to thrive rather than merely survive. She has been enthiastically involved in regional, state, and national-level fashion shows and competitions for more than a decade as a dance/pageant mom, emcee, judge, performer/vocalist, and has proudly held three state titles, two regional titles, was 1st Runner-Up at Mrs. Globe 2018, and is currently serving her community as Mrs. Southern Maryland International 2020.