Jill graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2014 from Simmons University. She continued her education at Simmons in the accelerated nursing program graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2015. Her nursing career began at New England Baptist Hospital in an inpatient orthopedic unit. During the Covid-19 pandemic her floor transitioned into a Community Crisis Stabilization (CCS) unit where she found excitement helping those with mental health disorders. This ignited a newfound passion and desire to work in the field of mental health, leading Jill to enroll in the Master’s program for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) at Regis College. Jill is honored to begin her mental health career working with Veterans and their families at Home Base in her new role as an ICP Nurse.