As a practical optimist and change agent, Jill uses disciplined, strategic, leadership and change management principles to help people solve business problems.
With over 35 years of experience in sales, marketing, operations, human resources and business consulting, Jill has broad cross-functional experience and is a natural problem solver. Working for Fortune 100 companies such as PepsiCo and Johnson Controls, and brands like Gatorade, Frito-Lay, Quaker Oats, Tropicana, Snapple and Marriott Hotels, she has big business secrets to share for small business success.
Jill is a passionate communicator with a vibrant entrepreneurial spirit. She's delivered hundreds of practical seminars and workshops to small and large audiences. She has a Masters in Business Administration, Bachelors in Social Science and a Teaching Certification from Western Michigan University. As an Adjunct Faculty Member, she taught and developed curriculum for the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management MBA program in “Strategic Thinking” and “Leading Change”.