Jillian Carpenter is a proud graduate of Randolph-Macon College (B.A. ’12) and Virginia Commonwealth University (M.S.W. ’14). Jillian has served as an Assistant Professor in Teaching in the School of Social Work at Virginia Commonwealth University since June 2018. Jillian is passionate about creating meaningful and collaborative relationships with students, colleagues, and community partners.

Previously, Jillian served as a Student Success Adviser in the School of Social Work working directly with graduate students for two years. She also served as the Program Manager for Avail, a cause marketing and foundation management firm. She was responsible for managing Super Bowl Champion, Michael Robinson’s foundation, Excel to Excellence and its signature program, TEAM EXCEL.

Jillian is personally and professionally invested in the mission of Full Circle Grief Center and is proud to serve on the Board of Directors!