Jill Williams is in her 15th season as Kirkwood's head volleyball coach. Her teams have made 12 regional championship appearances, advancing to the NJCAA National Tournament five times, including consecutive seventh-place finishes in 2015 and 2016 and a final four finish in 2018.
Prior to her arrival at Kirkwood, Williams served six seasons as assistant volleyball coach at Upper Iowa University, two seasons as assistant women’s basketball coach at Quincy University, and three years as head coach for volleyball, women’s basketball, and track at La Harpe School District in La Harpe, IL.
Williams is also actively involved with the Iowa Region High-Performance volleyball program and is currently coaching a CR Surge 12u club team.
Williams earned her B.S. in Physical Education and Recreation Administration from Upper Iowa University.