Faculty and Staff: Jill Knox

Personal Information

I am married to Troy and we have three children, Jacob, Beau, and Adyson. I enjoy spending time with my family most of all but other interests include travel, reading, movies, and walking.

Education

  • B.A. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1997

Areas of Interest

  • Child abuse and neglect and its effects on families
  • Investigation of child abuse and neglect cases
  • Community education of child abuse and neglect
  • Field training for Child Welfare Workers
  • Permanency for children in the Health and Human Services System
  • Collaboration with community professionals

Professional Activities & Community Service

  • Nursery/Toddler Coordinator for Horizons Community Church
  • Private Contractor for home studies with Health and Human Services, January 2005 to October 2008
  • Child Welfare Worker, November 1998 to July 2003 Lincoln, NE

CCFL Projects

  • Assist new Child Welfare Workers with field learning opportunities in the Southeast Service Area
  • Provide assistance with classroom training for Child Welfare Workers hired in the Southeast Service Area
  • Provide ongoing support and training to Child Welfare Workers once they complete training and are in the field full time
  • Assist with Curriculum Development for Child Welfare training
Photo of Jill Knox.