Jill Salyers has been a federal employee since 2013 in the TriCities region. Originally from South Florida, Jill has called Northeast Tennessee home for more than 20 years and is a graduate of Tusculum College, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in organizational management. After college, Jill joined United Way of Greater Kingsport, where she worked for eight years. During that time she worked with thousands of volunteers to facilitate the distribution of millions of locally donated dollars to local nonprofit agencies, facilitated organizational strategic planning and implementation, and directed the assessment of community needs and implementation of community programming to meet those needs. Prior to joining the federal government, Jill was the Director of Public Relations and Marketing for Eastern 8 Community Development Corporation, where she facilitated organizational strategic planning and implementation and provided direct services to agency clients. Jill’s interests include gardening and painting. MoonBrightArt is a collection of Jill’s current work.