Jill has been with Living Care since 2015, and has been a mainstay since the day she started as Controller. Her dedication and commitment to her work has been invaluable and she embodies so many of the wonderful traits of our company.
Jill brings over 14 years of accounting and financial reporting experience in both public and private companies. She holds a Master’s of Science in Professional Accounting degree from Central Washington University. Jill began at Moss Adams LLP as a business assurance associate and provided audit-related services for a variety of clients and industries. Jill is a wealth of expertise with particular strengths in financial reporting systems and implementation, acquisitions and dispositions, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting.
Jill was also a senior accountant of Merrill Gardens in Seattle, where she managed all accounting and financial reporting for 12 individual operating communities. She oversaw work performed by community bookkeepers and general ledgers. She monitored property taxes for 56 communities on a monthly basis and worked with external property tax advisors including internal controls for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
Prior to joining Living Care Lifestyles, Jill was the senior accountant at Atlantic Power Corporation in Seattle where she was responsible for accounting, financial reporting, internal controls and procurement for three wind-generating operating entities.
When she’s not in the office, Jill can be found spending time with family, her husband and their affable yellow Labrador, Harley.