Jillian Vaccaro received her BFA from Emmanuel College in 2014. Upon graduating she began her education career as a high school art teacher in Boston. She is a passionate educator who is committed to creating an environment where students feel valued, challenged, and are given the opportunity to explore artistic skill and experience personal growth. Jillian is a recent graduate from Massachusetts College of Art and Design where she received her Masters of Fine Arts. 

Jillian works across media describing memories from her past experiences. Growing up in a close family with her mother’s artistic influence, Jillian creates using familiar objects to share parts of her personal narrative through her art.