Jill Trone joined GWE as Controller in 2014. She is responsible for all finance and accounting activities, as well as external financial interactions. Prior to coming onboard at GWE, Jill served for several years as VP of Finance at a start-up big box alcoholic beverage retailer. Jill began her career in financial management and accounting at CVS/Caremark, at the company’s corporate headquarters as an auditor; she worked her way up there to Director, tackling a range of accounting positions including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Profit Recovery along the way. Jill then moved to Renaissance, Inc., a Boston based consulting firm, to head its Accounts Payable department, and was tapped to develop an Accounts Payable Recovery Program at the Boston office of Ernst & Young, LLC.
Jill attended Providence College, receiving a BS in Accounting. Originally from Rhode Island, Jill resides in Potomac, MD with her husband and six children. Jill is very active in her kids’ local PTAs, as well as the Montgomery County Council of PTAs, and has held a range of leadership positions at both the local and county level. Jill also enjoys cooking, wine, and entertaining.