Jill Pagano is a speaker, author and well-being visionary who shares how living with our body can be delightfully sweet. For over 25 years she has been an ambassador for the human body influencing countless individuals to improve their well-being through movement and mindfulness.
In her provocative debut book Getting Happy with your Body, Jill daringly asserts it’s time to stop pursuing weight loss and exercise as our only solutions to health and wellness. In fact, she uniquely proposes the answer to feeling better in our body really begins when we change what goes on between our ears.
Jill is the creator of The Happy Body Habit® and innovative corporate wellbeing program that transcends traditional diet and exercise. Her message teaches others how to adopt a relationship-mindset with arguably the most important relationship they are in--the one with their body.
Jill Pagano's compassionate teaching style is refreshing and unique. She blends her fascination with the human body with intrapersonal relationship principles and body-sensing somatics (sensing our body) all to help individual Get Happy with their Body.
A movement and wellbeing educator for over 25 years, Jill also served as a Faculty Trainer for the Nia Technique where she facilitated six-day (50-hour) intensives teaching students anatomy, movement mechanics, music appreciation, somatics, and mindfulness. She is also certified through The American College of Sports Medicine and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication.
She has appeared on Seattle New Day Northwest television show and contributed to Seattle Women’s Magazine and Pacific Northwest Magazine.
A mother of two, Jill lives in Washington State with her partner, Joel and a too-quick-for-her-liking “emptying nest".