Jillian was born and raised in Calgary. Throughout the years, she has had the opportunity to travel to many places to explore different cultures, such as Peru, England, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. When she was younger, she attended the Edge School for athletes where she pursued her passion for soccer. She eventually got into coaching and teaching summer camps. After realizing another passion for working with children, Jillian studied Disabilities Studies at Bow Valley College and Public Health Services at the University of Lethbridge. In her studies, she learned about child development and developing appropriate programs. Her goal is to help kids achieve the goals they desire in life!