ABOUT JILL

  • Tucson resident since 1978
  • Professional organizer since 1970’s
  • Teacher / tutor / learning & behavior specialist
    Director, The Family Learning Center, since 1991
  • Trainer / coach / mentor / youth worker
  • Secretary / office manager (numerous specialized fields)
  • Gal Friday / personal assistant
  • School administrator / director
  • Volunteer trainer & manager
  • Writer / co-writer / editor / editorial assistant
  • Artist / craftswoman / designer

 

Articles
  • “Clutter Bugs Trip Over Resolutions”

    by Sharon Youngblood

    Inside Tucson Business – Best Practices column 1/2/2006

    Read the full article (Link provided with permission from the author)

  • “It’s Time to Get Packin’ – Professional Organizers Help You Get Started”

    by Elena Acoba

    Arizona Daily Star – At Home Section (Furnishing & Design) 12/31/2006

  • “From Trashed to Tidy – Organizing, Cleanup Work When Kids Make Decisions”

    by Rachel Hamilton

    Tucson Citizen – Family Plus Section 1/2/2007

    Read the full article (Link provided with permission from the Tucson Citizen)

  • “Are You Game For Storage – Put Fun In Its Place”

    by Elena Acoba

    Arizona Daily Star – At Home Section (Furnishing & Design) 7/1/2007

    Read the full article (Link provided with permission from the author)

 

Projects
  • Habitat for Humanity – 2007

    Tucson Professional Organizers charity project

  • OK Kids – 2007

    Interactive workshops for children and parents – teaching organization skills

    Co-produced with other organizers, held in public libraries

  • KOLD – Organized ‘08

    On-air blogging and interviews, free organizing for selected community members

    Watch Jill’s interviews 2/8/2008

 

Volunteer activities
  • Casa de la Luz Hospice
  • TROT (Therapeutic Riding of Tucson)
  • Neighborhood Watch block captain
  • Tucson Professional Organizers – Vice President