Jill Whitman has taught and researched the Suzuki method for over 20 years. She has toured for the Community Concerts division of Columbia Artists throughout Canada, concertized in Europe with the American Sinfonietta, and toured Japan, Germany, Canada, and New Zealand. She currently performs with Whatcom Symphony Orchestra, the Seattle Symphony and Opera and Pacific Northwest Ballet. She serves as harp professor at Western Washington University and maintains an active Suzuki studio in Bellingham.