Jill Twedt, vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of Boise Cascade, worked her way up to the GC role over the course of 12 years. In this episode of Between the Legal Lines, Jill talks to Andrea Bricca about her path to GC and the challenges she faced along the way—including a global pandemic as a new leader. She also shares her experiences as a women leader in a male-dominated industry and talks about those people who helped her become the leader she is today.
Jill was promoted to General Counsel in 2019. She was named Vice President and Corporate Secretary in August 2017. Prior to joining the company in 2007, she practiced employment law litigation. Jill earned her law degree from University of Idaho and a bachelor’s degree from the College of Idaho, where she is the vice chair for the Board of Trustees. Jill also serves on the local United Way board.