Jillian joined GRI as a Staff Engineer after finishing her bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Portland State University. Most recently, she was a Surveying Aide Trainee for the City of Portland Bureau of Transportation. She is responsible for completing subsurface investigations, performing basic laboratory testing of soil, supporting engineering analyses, and providing construction observation services.
Where is your hometown? How did it shape who you are today?:
Bend, Oregon. It helped me have an appreciation of the outdoors and its natural beauty.
Favorite activity outside of work?:
Hanging with my dogs!
An interesting fact about yourself.:
I studied Taekwondo for over 15 years and am a second degree black belt.
BS, Civil Engineering, Portland State University