Jillianne has a B.F.A in Theatre from Young Harris College and a M.S. in Outdoor & Environmental Education from Alaska Pacific University (APU). She also has her K-8 Teacher Certification from APU with a Praxis concentration in Social Studies.
Jillianne completed her student Teaching was at Harborview Elementary School where she taught 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade, as well as SPED. She is a certified Wilderness First Responder (including Adult, Child, and Infant CPR), Wilderness Lifeguard, as well as being certified in Safe Crises Management and Canine First Aid and CPR.
She enjoys hiking, sea kayaking, watching movies, going to concerts, training her therapy cat, and eating yummy food.