Jillian started poling in June 2011 and has been hooked ever since. Jillian loves to share her passion for pole dance and education with others; she completed the XPERT Pole Fitness instructor training in 2013 and this combined with her own experiences as a language teacher has laid important foundations for her journey as a true Pole professional. Jillian’s goals as an instructor are to help empower others to feel as good as they can in their own bodies and to help our students to overcome challenges, experience triumphs and see improvements at each step of their pole dance journey. Jillian is certainly best qualified to do this as pole dance has helped her to not only get her body back after having her son, but also to help her maintain her sense of self when walking away from an emotionally abusive partner. Jillian is also an avid reader, loves to travel and loves to challenge the status quo with some feministin’.