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started swimming at the age of six with the Levittown Swim Association and on
the St. Bernard's
CYO team, and continued swimming through high School on the Hicksville Varsity swim team. She also
swam at Queens College while completing her Master's degree in Science Education. Jill has attended
American Swimming Coaches Association clinics and brought her competitive swimming experience to
the pool deck in a variety of coaching positions. Jill first coached the Lynbrook Girls Middle and High
School swim teams before moving on to coach both the Hewlett Middle School Girls and Boys swim
teams, and currently serves as the Hewlett High School Girls Varsity swim team assistant coach.
has completed the challenging 5.5 Mile Maggie Fischer Memorial Cross Bay Swim,
countless other open water events. Her athletic endeavors aren't just limited to swimming. She is an
active member of Long Island Tri Coach, and an accomplished runner and multi-sport athlete who has
been competing in triathlons since 2005 from sprint up to Ironman distance races. Her recent triathlon
accomplishments include second place overall female at the Montauk Lighthouse Sprint Tri, 10th place
overall female at the S.O.S. Triathlon, and first place overall female at the Huntington Sprint Triathlon.
also loves giving back to the sport of triathlon. She guided a non-verbal
autistic man in the Boston
Marathon in 2015 and 2016, and also guided him through the 2017 NYC Marathon. In 2022 she guided an
autistic man through the 2.4 mile open water swim portion of the Lake Placid Ironman race. Jill has been
a lifeguard for 20 years, holds CPR, AED & First Aid certifications, and is currently a Grade 3 ocean guard
at Tobay Beach for the Town of Oyster Bay. As a long-time member of our Excel swim team, Jill enjoys
bringing her diverse experience and enthusiasm to the pool deck to coach and motivate our swimmers.
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