Jill Wilson

Jill Wilson, a Los Angeles native, began dancing at the age of two and now holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Fine Arts in Dance Performance from the University of the Arts. She had the opportunity to dance with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles for a revival of Memoria. She apprenticed with Spectrum Dance Theater in Seattle, WA under the mentorship of Donald Byrd. A co-founder of Jacob Jonas The Company, she has performed at Lincoln Center, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, and Jacob’s Pillow. Jill was the featured dancer for two campaigns for The Getty Center’s #GettyInspired initiative and was invited by Nike to speak on a panel with four other female leaders in the dance industry. Jill is multitalented serving as dancer, administrator and Managing Director of Jacob Jonas The Company. (@jillwil42)