I’m a solopreneur at j.comm marketing, LLC. What started as a side hustle 15 years ago now is my full-time passion. As an inside marketing, communications and data consultant to for-profit and nonprofit organizations, I expertly provide the gift of clarity by creating an environment that enables success through sound strategy and in-the-weeds tactics.
I'm not short on ideas for how to move forward in a positive way to meet revenue and project-specific goals. I've been in the business world for some time and have a lot to offer as a one-on-one sounding board to C-suite executives and their teams.
Would you like my help?
I’M JILL COLLINS
Nice to meet you!
work well together
"Thanks, Jill for your partnership and support to get us
- Hilary Gwisdala, APR
Sr. Director , Customer Marketing, Honeywell Advanced Materials
If you’re looking for a proven, trusted and reliable partner, one who really understands your organization and its culture, we will work well together. My talent lies in marrying your wants and needs with logistics. By defining high-level strategies and executing them across various channels, I expertly maneuver within the framework of your environment.
To expertly provide the gift of clarity to clients in their writing, marketing and data work.
Passion, expertise, hard work and honesty drive each engagement and relationship.
To increase revenue, enhance brands and quickly turn impeccable work.
"I can't think of a better way to impact my community than by driving my clients to be the best they possibly can be, and by actively supporting their goals and continued revenue growth."
As SVdP’s grant writer, I helped secure more than $29 million in three years’ time, while establishing a transparent grant-writing program accessible via the donor database. In addition, I spearhead the organization’s data collection and supported the strategy and content for its 2022 web refresh.
I have been a critical team member since 2020, relied on for strategy, project management and keyword-rich content while straddling the needs of the global web team and marketers for Honeywell's Process Solutions and Advanced Materials web platform transitions.
SRP hired me as an extension of its internal team to support its award management, blog writing and employment branding strategies and content writing.
UEI has relied on me as an extension of its communications team on product branding through press release development and general consultancy.
I deliver impeccable project management for this nonprofit team's quick-turn printing and design activities in support of high-impact events.
I have served as the team’s internal communications consultant and mentor, as well as a prolific strategist and content writer for its external communications. I also became an extension of the team in support of federal grants.
I served as a consultant for Arizona School for the Arts while it discerned a best-practice solution in donor development, specifically a more robust database. I then led the migration efforts from Blackbaud’s eTapestry to Raiser’s Edge NXT.
I supported this best-practice creative marketing and PR agency with copywriting and strategy development for high net worth clients across various industries and channels.
I have been a marketing and PR consultant for CBI, supporting the team with professional branding, messaging, PR and events. I spearheaded the strategy and content for its website overhaul in 2019.
I supported this farm, industrial and outdoor power equipment trade association with content writing for its annual convention and articles for the bi-monthly Farwest Dealer publication.
I managed this nonprofit's software migration to Blackbaud’s Raiser’s Edge and went on to support day-to-day marketing, grant writing and donor database operations as well as strategy and content for its 2021 website overhaul.
I have supported the maritime division of L3 Technologies during its transition to L3 Harris, with new messaging and branding in advance of a critical event.
As a freelance content developer, I have supported this agency's leadership with high-quality messaging for a critical high-impact local campaign.
I wrote the web content for APELC’s 2019 website overhaul. APELC is a pulsed power contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense.
I supported this aviation client with high-level strategy, messaging, branding, press releases and extensive website content during its 2019 website overhaul.
I supported this supplier of aftermarket aircraft components with content creation during its 2019 website overhaul.
I served as an extension of this aerospace marketing agency’s team for website, blog and email content, messaging, branding, events and more.
you need to know
The mornings are for coffee.
Inspired mugs are my jam.
I love to get moving.
It sets me up for success each day.
I thrive with gardening and yard work.
Digging in dirt feels good.
My homemade pickles are famous!
The road to perfection took a lot of user testing.
I was a librarian for 4 years.
For as long as I can remember,
I’ve lost (and found) myself in books.
I lived in Lithuania when I was in the Peace Corps.
The teachers’ toilet in our school had paper on this day!
I'm a dog person.
Meet Artemis, whose job
it is to love and wreak havoc.
I love winning.
Contact me if you do, too.
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Thank you for all your work and for just jumping in and putting your head down and making things happen. I am so grateful for your partnership and the way in which you accept challenges with such a positive, can do and loving spirit.
St. Vincent de Paul
I have had the pleasure of working with Jill. She is a strategic thinker who can also deliver with quality. An excellent writer and editor, she also has an eye for design. She can create and manage marketing programs through traditional and modern channels that will deliver results against the organization's goals. Jill can juggle many projects at once and is excellent at keeping track of her team's accomplishments.
Amy Jordan Munoz
Educator with a background in corporate communications, leadership development and employee engagement
Jill is a pleasure to work with. She took our project and made it her own. With her designing and running our program, I was able to focus on the event and make sure everything went smoothly. The program arrived on time and was beautiful. Everyone was thrilled, and I can't wait to use her services again next year. I Highly Recommend working with Jill!
Director of Marketing & Communications
Congregation Beth Israel
Jill’s business acumen and marketing experience coupled with her laser focus and attention to detail helped us get a critical customer experience project back on track.
From detailed analysis and project management to digital marketing advisor, she was a valuable resource who seamlessly fit into the team, contributing from day one.
CX and IT Director
Jill is absolutely fantastic to work with. She is a great strategic thinker on behalf of her clients! She can focus very well on all of the details that go into making a project successful while at the same time keeping her eye on the goal. Jill communicates very well and in a very timely manner. Her organizational skills are also impeccable! Anyone would be lucky to work with her.
Area Sales Manager
Jill is a consummate professional and incredibly hard worker who helps lead key communications projects. She is also a dynamic and engaging writer.
After leadership transitions in our communications team, AzHHA needed a partner and consultant to help discern our next steps. Jill jumped in, learned our business and team dynamic, and started cranking out content—press releases, member advisories, our first Annual Report, website and more.
In parallel, Jill did a bottom-up communications assessment, determined what skill set we needed in a permanent internal candidate, and vetted more than 100 candidates. We landed an excellent communications professional and Jill was instrumental in her onboarding and orientation.
President & CEO
Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association
Working with Jill has been fabulous. She is responsive and quickly grasps the content requirements of even the most technical job or client. Her grammar is impeccable and writing style is adaptable and always on point. Her quick turnarounds are always appreciated as well. I highly recommend Jill and will continue to hire her for our communications projects.
President & Founder
She is a joy to work with and brings expertise, professionalism and humor to the table. We are grateful for the opportunity to have worked with Jill and would highly recommend her for those looking for a project lead who over-delivers on schedule, and leaves the organization a better place.
Leadership and Legacy Officer
Valleywise Health Foundation
Jill lent her expertise in creating a historical piece for a publication of Women in Aviation International. Throughout the process, she communicated her progress and went beyond what was expected in writing this piece as well as sourcing historical photographs with, which is a huge plus for any harried editor. Enthusiasm goes a long way with me, and Jill certainly brought that to this writing project. And, of course, she kept to the deadline.
Royalty" & Media Professional
May Pat Rest in Eternal Peace