Fewer people have walked on the moon than visited some of the places reached by Jill's earthbound exploration. In recognition of her lifetime of achievements, Jill was appointed as the inaugural Explorer in Residence for the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. She is a motivational speaker, prolific author of numerous books on technical diving, and pioneer in the field of technical rebreather and cave diving. Jill is a veteran of over twenty years of scientific diving, filming/photography, and exploration. She has worked on projects with National Geographic, NOAA, various educational institutions, and television networks worldwide.