Jillian is an Event Manager at GSV Summit. Originally from Long Island, New York, she made the move to Charlotte, North Carolina in 2019.
Prior to joining GSV, Jillian spent nine years at Teachers Pay Teachers (TPT), where she led their external events, spearheading a range of initiatives, including TPT's Meet-Ups, Webinars, and notably their annual Seller Conference, which attracted over 1,000 in-person attendees and more than 2,000 virtual participants. Jillian started her career Scholastic, in their Education and Book Clubs division.
Jillian graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, where she earned a degree in Communications. Her passion lies in creating opportunities to bring brands to life and building communities through in-person, virtual, and hybrid events. She possesses a keen eye for detail and a talent for fostering meaningful connections among participants.
In her leisure time, Jillian indulges in her love for travel and exploring new destinations. She is an avid reader and enjoys the creative outlet of baking.