Jill Napier earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Recording Industry Management with a Minor in Marketing. A native of Oklahoma, Jill has worked in the music business for two decades on Nashville’s famed Music Row primarily running music publishing companies. She worked alongside artists including Keith Urban, Taylor Swift, Chad Kroeger (Nickelback), Blake Shelton, Angaleena Presley (Pistol Annies), and Tim Finn along with many hit songwriters including Craig Wiseman, Harley Allen, Rodney Clawson, Nicky Chinn to name a few.
After considerable consolidation in the music business, Jill decided to set her sights on the legal industry. She served clients as a Paralegal in various industries including estate planning, asset protection, medical malpractice, and real estate.
Napier is a 2011 graduate of Leadership Music where the Nashville-based national program is designed to educate participants in various segments of the music industry, as well as encourage dialogue and understanding among industry leaders and explore the challenges facing the music business industry. She also was recognized by her peers in 2014 by being one of the inaugural honorees of the Nashville Business Journal’s Women in Music City Awards. These awards are to honor women who are helping shape Nashville’s $9.8 billion music industry.
She describes herself as having a servant’s heart and wants to assist anyone in need to reach their full potential. She is an avid college football fan (Boomer Sooner!), tennis player, and loves the beach at Florida’s 30A. She has a furbaby at home, Destiny, that is a greyhound/lab mix.