Jill Oba

Jill Oba


  • Advancement & Operations Coordinator


Jill is an Advancement Operations Coordinator, Corporate and Foundation Partnerships at CIFAR.  

Jill has experience in integrated marketing, stewardship and CRMs. Prior to joining CIFAR, Jill was the Development Manager for Design Exchange, focusing on the Expo for Design, Innovation and Technology (EDIT) event. While in this role, she was responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating the development program in order to generate funds from public and private sources. 

Prior to DX, Jill worked at HJC as a business development and consultant, working with various charities on Luminate Online, fundraising and P2P events. 

Jill holds a double BA from York University in Women’s Studies and Literature, and a postgraduate degree in Fundraising Management from Humber College.