As a certified Event and Wedding Planner, with the New York Institute of Art and Design, and having obtained a Dance Degree and a Legal Degree, from Webster University, St. Louis, Mo., Jillian’s knowledge of professional presentation is evident and practiced with distinction.
Jillian has planned various events and weddings in many locations, including those in Florida and Los Cabos. As a city Promotions’ Assistant, she promoted, organized and managed city events, coordinating activities, merchants, and vendors. Currently, she is a member of the event personnel team for Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment.
Having been a professional dancer, Jillian spent seven years in Mexico where she applied her skills and talent in tap, jazz, ballet, contemporary, and musical theatre. Her skills were enhanced with performances in dance styles such as salsa, meringue, samba, and Mexican folklore. During this time in Mexico, she also became fluent in Spanish. Her experience has also included dance instruction in studios, choreographing shows, and also teaching individual dance routines at studios and schools.
As a former theatrical stage manager with extensive organizational skills, she demonstrates attention to detail, the ability to multi-task, and has mastered the art of timing, bringing the desired vision to reality. Her background knowledge and energy contribute to her creative and unique ideas. Jillian’s magnetic and engaging personality develops an immediate, positive rapport with all those she meets.