Jill Hughes is a parent of three children currently attending Black Pine Circle. She has a B.A. in psychology from UC Berkeley and a Psy.D. in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. For many years, she worked as a psychologist with children and adolescents in private practice and residential treatment settings, specializing in severe emotional disturbance and trauma. For the last 12 years, however, she has stayed home with her children. Ms. Hughes lives with her husband and three children in Orinda.