Jill grew up in Sarasota, Florida where her passion for golf started at age 11. She continued golfing competitively for Mississippi State University' golf team, from which she received a degree in Professional Golf Management and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Jill has been a class A member of the PGA since 1998. During Jill's 10 plus years as a teaching professional she has worked for some of the finest instructors around the world in several teaching environments. Her experiences include teaching on cruise ships, working with the David Leadbetter Academy in China, the John Jacobs' School in Phoenix, and several top 100 instructors. In 2009 she was honored to receive the VTPGA Teacher of the Year Award. Jill customizes each program to the specific needs of the individual and works with players of all abilities.