Jill Heggen

Jill Heggen

Communications Director

She / Her / Hers

Jill joined the Women’s Fund in October 2016. As Communications Director, she works with grantees, funders and the general public to ensure consistent messaging and a clear understanding of all initiatives—internally and externally. From orchestrating public relations strategies to pulling off every detail of a campaign, Jill utilizes strategy, bold perseverance and passion for women and girls to create dynamic and lasting change in the community.

Her past experience includes working as a public relations counsel for Swanson Russell, a local advertising agency; serving in the role of director of communications at Bethany College; and working as a community pledge/development associate at KPTS, a public TV station in Wichita, KS. She has a bachelor’s degree in communications, with minors in business and multicultural studies from Bethany College in Lindsborg, KS. Jill is currently serving in the role of President of PRSA Nebraska.

“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you’re doomed if you don’t try.”

- Beverly Sills