Jillian is thrilled to be working with BTCEA as the Communications Manager and Program Coordinator. In her role as Communications Manager, Jillian is responsible for key communications for the organization and stakeholder outreach. As Program Coordinator, Jillian is involved in student engagement through developing, coordinating, and delivering workshops and assemblies across Metro Vancouver.
She has completed degrees at UBC and McGill with a background in environmental science, natural resources, systems science, and sustainability. As a child she spent lots of time playing in the forest in the summer and building snow forts in the winter, and continues to play outside while skiing, hiking or just enjoying some sunshine. She is passionate about environmental communication, resiliency, and solution-oriented sustainability action. Jillian is excited to share her knowledge of the natural world and her love for the outdoors while engaging with students and community members throughout British Columbia to find solutions to sustainability challenges and take action to address them.