Jillian joins 6 On Your Side and Fox 9 from Columbus, Mississippi where she anchored and produced the morning and noon shows for the CBS affiliate, WCBI. She loves sharing her mornings with the Treasure Valley on Good Morning Idaho!
Jillian graduated summa cum laude from Mississippi State University with degrees in Broadcasting and Public Relations. She's a big sports fan and you will always find her cheering for the MSU Bulldogs, Seahawks and Seattle Mariners!
Jillian is happy to return to the Pacific Northwest! She grew up on her family’s apple orchard in Yakima, Washington, and has many childhood memories of playing among the apple trees with her four siblings. She enjoys reading, taking trips to the beach and hiking the foothills with her dog, Dixie.
Jillian is excited to call Idaho her new home! She is on the lookout for unique places, people and activities in the gem state -- the "Idaho Gems" of our community. If you have suggestions please contact Jillian and they may be featured on Good Morning Idaho.
She also loves to hear from viewers -- feel free to contact her with any comments or story ideas at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can follow Jillian on Twitter at @JillianKIVI or on Facebook at Jillian Garrigues.