Jill joined The HR Team in 2021. She has 20 years of human resources experience in talent acquisition, employee relations, performance management, and cultural development. Jill is an HR professional with proven success driving continuous improvement across HR services, formulating/implementing people management strategies, and analyzing interpersonal conflict factors. In addition, Jill is passionate about creating and nurturing a culture of excellence in the workplace.
Before joining The HR Team, Jill was the Director of Human Resources and sole human resources practitioner for a nonprofit housing agency in Baltimore, MD. Jill began her tenure in finance before moving into human resources, where she established the nonprofit’s human resources department from the ground up. In doing so, she created and implemented all HR standards and compliance, employment policies, procedures, job descriptions, and performance management processes.
As human resources director, she has focused on full employee lifecycle needs, organizational development, succession planning, and benefits administration. Over the years, Jill’s expertise has earned her a reputation for her ability to resolve internal conflicts by employing demonstrated structural and interpersonal management skills. In addition, Jill is a sought out leader on workplace diversity issues, having recently served as a panelist for a joint Department of Justice and Futures Without Violence conference regarding workplace inequalities. Jill is a 17 year graduate of Bank of America’s Neighborhood Excellence Initiative Leadership Program sponsored by Neighborhood Builders. It supports over 2,800 nonprofit leaders advancing economic mobility and building up underserved neighborhoods. Jill also served as Board Secretary for the housing nonprofit and collaborated with the Board of Directors in strategy formulation and implementation.
Jill earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Lincoln University. She has taken coursework towards her Master’s in leadership management at Notre Dame of Maryland University. Jill is a Certified Professional in Human Resources (SHRM-CP), a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Chesapeake Human Resources Association (CHRA).