Jill is from McKinney Texas where she played varsity volleyball for three years at McKinney Boyd High School and 6 years of club volleyball. At Boyd she was selected all-district three times, set a single-season record for blocking and helped her team to the 5A state semi-finals. She went on to play volleyball at Rutgers University (D1) her freshman and sophomore year where she tallied 99 kills and 32 total blocks in 22 starts as a freshman. During her sophomore season she twice recorded a career high 13 kills. She then transferred to University of North Texas (D1) to play OH. She graduating with a degree in integrated studies with focuses in communications, business and journalism.
Jill has 3 years of club coaching experience.