Jill graduated from Florida Southern College with a BS in Biology. Her long time love of animals drove her to study their behavior. She began training dogs over 20 years ago. She has taken lessons from multiple trainers in the area, worked with Bob Sokoloskis at the Humane Society in Winter Haven and Debbie Snyder at DogSense Obedience in Lakeland. She is a member of the Lakeland-Winter Haven Kennel Club, Mid-Florida Golden Retriever Club and volunteers with Animal Control in Polk County.