Lillie first joined the Ready4Work-Hillsborough program as an intern during her senior year of college at the University of South Florida. During that same time, Lillie also worked as an intern for the LIFERS Pre-Release Orientation Program at Sumter Correctional Institution in Bushnell, Florida. The hands-on experience from both of these internships solidified her passion for working with those who have been impacted by the correctional system.
After graduating from the University of South Florida in 2021 with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology, Lillie returned to Abe Brown Ministries to work as the Career Coach of the Ready4Work-Hillsborough program. As the Career Coach, Lillie makes it her mission to help clients navigate the employment process in an effort to achieve gainful employment.