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"I want to know..." - Those words are at the start of every hunt for information and at the heart of every training given.

Jill Hurst-Wahl answers "I want to know" by ensuring organizations have the information and skills they require.

Whether it's helping an organization collect and analyze information, demystifying copyright law, or assisting people in acquiring needed skills, Jill works with her clients to assure their requirements are met. Her clients have ranged from startups to members of the Fortune 500, libraries and library consortia, and non-profit organizations.

Jill Hurst-Wahl

Honored! In April 2022, Jill was honored with the Association of Information Information Professionals "Roger Summit Lecture Award," which was presented to her at the AIIP 2022 Annual Conference where she delivered her talk "Moving Beyond Hope." In the same month, Jill also rceived the "Academic Achievement Award" from the Harrisburg Academy, where she attended school. Both awards recognized Jill's career achieivements and ability to inspire others.

Jill was the 2021 recipient of the John Cotton Dana Award from the Special Libraries Association (SLA). As SLA states, "Named for SLA’s founder and first president, the John Cotton Dana Award is SLA’s highest honor. It is granted to an information professional to recognize a lifetime of achievement as well as exceptional service to SLA and the library and information profession." The introduction given at SLA's award ceremony tells the story of someone whose work has noticed by many even when Jill didn't know it. And Jill's work isn't done yet!