JillMarie Wiles is a highly accomplished auctioneer with a true passion for the auction method of marketing. With over 25 years of experience in the fundraising auction arena, JillMarie has perfected her craft on and off the auction stage. A keen fundraising auctioneer and consultant, JillMarie harnesses her professional experience and strategic insight to successfully assist nonprofit organizations in their fundraising efforts.
In 2001, JillMarie was awarded the prestigious title of 2001-2002 International Auctioneer Champion. The International Auctioneer Championship is the largest bid-calling championship in the world and is the premier showcase of auction talent, hosted annually by the National Auctioneers Association.
JillMarie is an industry leader and has served as a Past President of the Oregon Auctioneers Association, a National Auctioneers Association Education Institute Trustee and National Auctioneers Association Foundation Trustee.
Throughout her career, JillMarie has maintained a deep commitment to enhancing the continuing education platforms available to auctioneers throughout the world. As a co-author and instructor for the Benefit Auction Specialist Designation (BAS), she was a key player in the development of this professional designation provided through the National Auctioneers Association, offering Auctioneers throughout the world with advanced training in planning and conducting successful fundraising auctions.
An accomplished speaker, JillMarie has conducted auction industry seminars throughout the country and taught bid-calling techniques at the World Wide College of Auctioneering.
JillMarie and her husband, Tim Stuart (also an auctioneer), have been married for 30 years, and together have ridden 30,000+ miles through all 50 states on their Harley Davidson motorcycles. JillMarie and Tim live in Canby, Oregon, with their teenage daughters, Lily and Ava, who are both also professionally-trained auctioneers.