Jill Dodd is a writer, artist, and designer from Los Angeles. She modeled with Wilhelmina Models for ten years, appearing in Paris Vogue, French Cosmopolitan, American Glamour, Bazaar, Mademoiselle, and Teen among others. She graduated with honors from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising and spent twenty-five years as a designer. Jill gained recognition for bridging the worlds of men’s and women’s surfing as the founder and designer of global fashion brand ROXY. She is a skilled painter and was part of the Laguna Canyon Artist’s community and now practices in ceramics. She lives in Northern California with her husband and three children.