Jill comes to The MORE Foundation from Rochester, Minnesota where she is Director of New Business and Marketing with Smith Financial Group, a financial planning firm that specializes in working with Physicians and Physician Groups across the country. Her passion for relationship building and attention to detail have helped their firm maintain a very high level of client satisfaction, while her creative thinking has allowed SFG to strategically expand their national presence.
Jill graduated from Minnesota State University – Mankato in 1990, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban and Regional Studies. Prior to joining Smith Financial Group, she worked at the Rochester-Olmsted Planning Department in Rochester, Minnesota.
Jill has been actively involved in civic development, community outreach, and youth-based organizations over the past 25 years and has served in a variety of leadership positions during that time. She enjoys collaborating with others to see projects to completion and has a strong track record of exceeding fundraising goals. Motivated by new challenges and a desire to meet and connect others, Jill is excited to join The MORE Foundation and carry out their mission of “Empowering individuals to Keep Life In Motion”.
Jill is married to Mike, has two sons, a fur daughter, and two grandbabies. She enjoys running, hiking golfing, music, and travel. She is extremely passionate about supporting causes near and dear to her heart including, but not limited to, Free Mom Hugs, Cystic Fibrosis, ASPCA, and the Humane Society’s of MN and AZ.