A Northeast Ohio native, Jill is the healthy living blogger behind The Year of the Phoenix. A 3X half-marathoner, she proudly represents the back of the pack at ever race, she also hosts the Running With Police Escort podcast which launched in June 2015 after a successful Kickstarter Campaign. This spring she’ll be running the 5K/10K Challenge at the Cleveland Marathon in her second year as an Ambassador.
Meet Jill – Tweeter of the Week for 1/24/2016
She has her BFA in creative writing from Bowling Green State University and her MLIS from the University of Kentucky. Previously she has written a book about her hometown of Hudson, Ohio which was published by Arcadia Publishing in 2015 and is currently at work on a memoir about her experiences as a slow runner that will be published by Skyhorse Publishing in 2017.
You can find her online @Jill_Grun