A former New York City resident, Jill had family members live through 9/11, and she has always been deeply affected by the resulting stories she has covered for Pittsburgh newspapers and magazines since then. However, her first trip to the 9/11 Memorial Museum was the impetus to put together a factual history book that would tell America’s story like no other. Jillbooks.com Like It Was Yesterday is now getting national attention as a valuable resource for educators.

Jill is an international journalist who has been writing for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette since 2001, along with a variety of magazines, websites and newspapers.

Jill also coaches other writers to tell their own stories, through teaching, ghost-writing and editing.