Jill Featherall ’13 is an Industrial Distribution major and Military Studies minor from Scranton, Pennsylvania and is the daughter of Diane and J. Ronald Featherall. She is the Commanding Officer of Company N-1.
Active within the Corps, Jill was a member of the 2011 and 2012 Bulldog Challenge Team, an all-female team that participates in the annual endurance event at the Citadel, South Carolina, and is serving as Co-Captain for the 2013 team. She is a student worker in the Sanders Corps of Cadets Center and she travelled as part of the Corps Excursion to Qatar and Kuwait in January 2013.
Jill spent the summer of 2011 on Western Pacific (WESTPAC 2011) deployment on the USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) aircraft carrier from Hong Kong to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and the summer of 2012 on Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC 2012) amphibious assault exercises on the USS Essex (LHD-2), also in Pearl Harbor.
Outside the Corps, Jill is a member of the Society of American Military Engineers, the Society of Women Engineers and the Professional Association for Industrial Distribution.
A Navy ROTC scholarship student, Jill has aspirations to be a Surface Warfare Officer.
I am very proud of Jill and all that she has accomplished as a member of the Corps of Cadets. The experience she has gained as a cadet will be invaluable to her career in the Navy, and I have no doubt that she will become a very successful leader for our nation in the future.