Jillian runs a business consulting and executive coaching practice out of Central Oregon, advising leaders though challenging scenarios. From aligning a team around a strategic plan to addressing deeply rooted conflict, she is known to her clients as a compassionate truth-teller.
Prior to moving to Bend, Jillian worked for business consulting firms based out of Seattle, Atlanta, Orlando and Portland. As an entrepreneur she started her first business, Synergy Consulting, in Seattle in her twenties. Later she became a member of the Operations Solutions Team for an international HR company leading large-scale change projects before returning to the Northwest. She is able to bring a broad business perspective, having worked with large organizations like IBM, Hewlett Packard, Standard Insurance, mid-sized private organizations such as REI, Rodgers Instruments, and Biamp Systems, and small design and service firms.
Jillian has a Masters in Organization Development and is professionally trained as a coach. She has served her communities as Board Chair of the Crisis Clinic of King County and Board President of Profile Theatre in Portland. Currently she is an active Bend Chamber and City Club member and leads the coaching program for Leadership Bend.