Jill has been a nurse since 2003. Her background includes pediatrics and endocrinology and she was a diabetes education nurse for 10 years at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha. Jill earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing in 2013 and is working on completion of her PhD. Jill began her journey in nursing education at NMC with an adjunct faculty position teaching in the CNA program in 2013. She has taught in a number of different programs at NMC as an adjunct faculty from 2013-2022. She taught undergraduate nursing at a community college from 2014-2018 prior to beginning her PhD program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2018. When not working or doing homework, Jill enjoys biking, swimming, and taking her dog on long walks.