Vice President, Business Development
Headquartered in San Mateo, with offices in San Francisco, San Jose, San Rafael, Roseville, Lodi, and Walnut Creek, ABD has a history that spans over 75 years. Many of our risk and reward advisors have been recognized as the best and the brightest in the insurance and financial services industries. Our practice areas include Employee Benefits programs, 401k and Retirement Services, Property & Casualty insurance, Executive Protection, Private Client Services, and more.
For over 25 years, Jill has brought a go-get-’em spirit to the organizations and causes she’s worked for. Jill has a passion for helping others succeed and connects clients with various solutions for: risk management, employee benefits, directors & officers insurance, private client insurance and 401k services. Newfront is a modern insurance brokerage that leverages technology to vastly simplify the process for clients. Our experienced insurance brokers help our clients save money and find the right coverage for their risk. As a founding employee of ABD in 2012, Newfront (formerly ABD), now has 800+ employees, 11 offices, and it has been recognized as a Best Place to Work, every year since launch. Newfront embraces the values of Work. Love. Play. ABD Clients include: Twitter, SF 49ers, the Golden State Warriors, Slack, Petsmart, Arcus Bio and many more. In addition to Jill's professional commitments, she willingly gives her time the broader community. Jill is on the Silicon Valley Board for How Women Lead, actively volunteers in her children’s schools and embraces diversity and inclusion. Jill graduated from Bucknell University and Harvard Business School, with honors. At Harvard, Jill received the Dean’s Award for leadership on campus. Jill is grateful for her husband, Brian, and their three boys. She also enjoys working in schools and with underprivileged children at: Edgewood Center for Children in San Francisco, Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos (NPH) in Guatemala and Mexico City, and Bal Bhavan center for children in Jaipur, India.