Jill Rocksund

Jill RocksundJill Rocksund

Jill Rocksund began serving on the Board of Trustees in 1987. She is currently Board Chair and has served on the Policy/Title IX, Insurance, Long Range Planning, and Negotiations Committees.

She began her service on the school board when her sons, Gunnar and Tait, were still preschoolers. As a stay-at-home mom, she wanted to be involved in her children’s schools and wanted to stay active in education as she took a break from teaching to raise her boys. Her boys are both Columbia Falls graduates and continued on to attend Montana colleges. She has lived in Columbia Falls for over 23 years and enjoys kayaking, hiking, and traveling with her husband Dan, sons Gunnar and Tate. She also enjoys reading, playing the piano, gardening, watching movies, and playing with her two standard poodles.

Jill received her B.S. Ed. in elementary and special education and an M.S. Ed. in special education from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She attended Montana State University to complete graduate coursework for a K-12 Administrative Endorsement.She is currently working on her doctorate in Educational Leadership at Montana State University.She is currently an elementary principal for School District #44 after having worked for nine years as a teacher/supervising teacher in West Glacier. She also worked for five years at Woodhaven School in Columbia, Missouri as a special education teacher and program director.
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