Jill Geiger is a 5th generation Oklahoman and a native of Wynnewood, Oklahoma. After completing high school in Norman, she pursued a BA from William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri, and an MA at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. While in Hawaii, she worked as a legislative analyst for the House of Representatives where her passion for public policy ignited. Upon completion of her formal education, she moved back to Oklahoma and began a 15 year career in the central budget office of Oklahoma state government, serving the last decade as State Budget Director. She left state service and began a fiscal and policy analysis consulting business in June of 2019.