Jennifer Hillman


Jennifer Hillman is an outdoor enthusiast and nature hiking writer. She is a seasoned marketing professional in content, campaigns, communications, and social media. You can often find Jennifer and Bill in the woods behind their home on Eighteen Mile Creek in Hamburg, New York.


“I want to go hiking, but I don’t have anyone to go with.” Sound familiar? We often hear this when we are talking with folks about our book, Secret Places of Western New York: 25 Scenic Trails. We’ve also learned that

  A love of hiking, a longing to be surrounded by nature and a desire to unplug from technology created a foundation of friendship for three Medaille Mavericks and longtime friends. Jennifer Hillman '96 and William McKeever '96, class of 1996

Throughout the year, Spree receives notices of books published by our wide breadth of Western New York (WNY) writers. It is impossible to note them all, but we’re delighted to share a sampling of 2022’s output: nine nonfiction titles covering