Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of Music, Iowa State University
Jill received her Bachelors of Music from Iowa State University in 2016. At ISU she studied saxophone and played in the ISU Wind Ensemble, Saxophone Ensembles, Jazz 1, and Jazz Combos. She also traveled to Europe with the ISU Wind Ensemble in 2013 and 2015. Jill taught at West Delaware CCSD in Iowa for four years where she directed 7th/8th grade band, MS Jazz Band, Show Choir Back-Up Band, and taught middle school general music. While teaching, Jill restarted and directed the local municipal band in Manchester and subbed in the Cedar Rapids Municipal Band.
Jill grew up in Homestead, Iowa, a small town outside of Cedar Rapids. She and her husband are excited to be in the San Antonio area with their dog, Buck. In addition to teaching, Jill enjoys hiking, drinking coffee, traveling, and trying new things. She is excited to share her passion for music and teaching with her students at Corbett and give them a fun, safe, and positive band experience!