She is 18 yrs old a high school senior in Columbus Ohio at Northland High School. Her Father passed away of a heart attack in 2007 while she was laying next to him on the couch. She showed great maturity at a young age to stay positive thru adversity and continuing to be productive in her studies. In high she continued to excel academically and is a current member on the schools math team.
My hero Jillian she is just one of the strongest people I know if not the strongest young lady I have ever met.On November 14th 2013 Jillian lost her mother to cancer 7 days before Jillians 18th birthday which is on the 21th Nov . It has been extremely difficult but she is still holding strong working a part time job and finishing high school and is currently on a hunt for more college scholarships. Also her dream college she would love to get offers from are the university of North Carolina and the university of Florida. Keep my Hero in prays.
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