Jill Tenebrini

Jillian Tenebrini is a graduate student of Urban Planning and Policy at the University of Illinois, Chicago.  She currently holds a graduate assistantship with the Great Cities Institute where she works under Dr. Martin Jaffe to assist with the dissemination of the Land Use Evaluation and Impact Assessment Model (LEAM).  She is also a research assistant with the Urban Transportation Center where she helps coordinate seminars, webinars and conferences.  When she’s not planning conferences and crafting PowerPoint presentations, Ms. Tenebrini enjoys working with Geographic Information Systems and data visualization.  Before beginning her studies at UIC, Jillian graduated cum laude from Wheaton College with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Urban Studies.  She worked for a private developer for four years with the creation of mixed-income developments.