Jill joins NIET with 25 years of educational experience. Since 2005, Jill has been a believer, advocate, and leader in NIET best practices. She has served students in Louisiana as a teacher, teacher leader, TAP master teacher at the school level, TAP executive master teacher at the district level, and a TAP executive master teacher for schools and districts across Louisiana.
Jill earned her bachelor's and master's degrees in education from McNeese State University with certifications in early childhood, elementary, middle grades, library science, and educational technology. Her passion is serving partners in NIET's best practices. Jill currently supports Louisiana partners and works alongside district and school leaders to strengthen existing systems and structures to increase student achievement and teacher efficacy.