Jillian is High Alpha Innovation's Operations Manager, handling logistics, budgeting, and implementation of partner-facing programs and internal projects. Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, she attended Butler University in Indianapolis, earning a B.S. in Arts Administration and a B.F.A in Dance. Jillian was a professional ballet dancer for years, performing all over the country. She also had an extensive career in the non-profit industry serving in development, marketing, and fundraising roles. Jillian joined the HAI team in April of 2021 as a Program Coordinator. She resides in Indianapolis with her husband, son, and dog.