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Jill Norton

Jill Norton

Interim Director

Assistant Director of Digital Communications

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Jill helped start up Student Affairs Marketing as Visual Communications Manager in 2012 handling all photography, videography, and web content for Student Affairs. Jill works as a liaison between SAIT and Marketing, supporting the departmental websites. She oversees all student photographers, videographers, copywriters, and social media students. She officially joined Northwestern in 2010 working as a Photographer and Creative Consultant for the SAIT department. 

Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Jill graduated from Miami of Ohio with a degree in Retail Management and a minor in Photography. She also studied at Columbia College after moving to Chicago developing her photography career. After being photo editor for 2 national magazines both in print and web, she started her own photography business in 2001 and is celebrating having her own photography studio in Evanston for 20 years, specializing in candid and natural portrait and event coverage.

Jill has been a part of the Evanston community since 2001 sitting on the Board of Directors for the Evanston Chamber of Commerce and also served as Chair of the Evanston Arts Council for 6 years. In 2012 she received the Mayor's Award for the Arts for her work on the Arts Council. Jill is married and living in Evanston with her favorite photo subjects; husband Jay and their cat, Frida.

Victoria (Tori) Tomasello

Victoria (Tori) Tomasello

Graphic Designer & Project Manager

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Tori graduated from Western Michigan University with a BFA in graphic design and a minor in advertising and promotion. During her time at Western Michigan, Tori interned as a graphic designer at the Design Center within the university, designing for clients local to the Kalamazoo area.

Following graduation, Tori relocated to Evanston and accepted a position as a graphic designer at Student Affairs Marketing. In addition to her design work, Tori also assists with project management and mentoring student designers.

Tori opened her own home-based freelancing studio to help small businesses and to pursue her passion for branding and web design.

Tori now lives in Chicago with her cat, Harper and dog, Ophelia. During her free time you can find Tori alongside her friends enjoying live music or escaping the city to her family’s cabin in Michigan.