A nationally recognized strategist, Jill leads the firm’s media and campaign practices, and the firm’s Michigan office, working with corporate, non-profit and political clients.
Jill built her reputation at the highest levels of campaigns, holding senior roles in 7 presidential campaigns. She was electoral strategist for Kerry/Edwards, directed state specific media for the Gore/Lieberman coordinated campaign, served as the DNC Political Director when the party beat the 6 year itch, and served as the DNC National Coordinated Campaign Director, running voter contact and field operations for the Democratic ticket during the Clinton/Gore re-election campaign.
She has collaborated on over $70 million in media placements for campaigns. Notably, she was senior strategist to both Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, strategist for the stem cell and Detroit Institute of Art ballot initiatives, and advisor to the 2008 Hillary Clinton for President campaign.
Jill is a member of the Democratic National Committee. She has been recognized by the American Association of Political Consultants as the nation’s “Best Democratic Campaign Manager” and was named to Aristotle Inc.’s “Democratic Campaign Manager Dream Team.”
Jill is a graduate of Boston College and lives in Grosse Pointe with her family and bulldog, BOTUS.