Jillian Smith was hired as the incoming Director of Deaconess Anne House in January 2017. After recruiting for the 2017-18 class, she began her work full-time with DAH in August 2017.
Jillian, an alumna of the inaugural class of DAH, rejoins the community by way of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in St. Louis, Missouri. From June 2014 through July 2017, she served as the Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries. Originally from Tennessee, Jillian is a lifelong Episcopalian who loves writing music, playing soccer, and being outside (when it is warm)! She is committed to building relationships and creating a better community for all people in the spirit of Christ’s love.