Meet your Home Staging Trainers

Jillian Hinds-Williams

Jillian Hinds-Williams, founder of the Home Staging Academy

Jillian Hinds-Williams is founder of the Home Staging Academy, British Academy of Home Stagers, Home Stagers Network, and Home Stagers the UK’s first national home staging business, a business entrepreneur, property writer and editor.

Jillian has lived and worked in Germany, USA, Canada, and the UK, her background is with Blue Chip IT companies. She left the corporate world to establish a successful nationwide home staging franchise business in the UK, and developed an extensive program of training courses for home stagers, estate agents and property developers in how to present and market property successfully.

Jillian is an experienced writer, editor and trainer, and a Fellow of the Institute of Technical Communicators.

Jillian recently packed up her husband, three children, and family dog to move from her home county of Derbyshire, in the United Kingdom, and now lives and works from her family home in Essex County, Ontario, Canada.



Tina Jesson

Tina Jesson

Tina Jesson worked with Jillian in the UK and co-founded Home Stagers, the Home Stagers Network and the British Academy of Home Stagers. Tina qualified in Professional Interior Design at the National Design Academy and is a qualified training practitioner with over 15 years business experience.

Tina has provided expert advice to many of the UK’s favorite property TV programmers, including: Channel 4's 'Selling Houses'; ‘Location, Location, Location’; ‘Property Ladder’; ‘Downsize Me’; and the BBC's 'Trading Up'.

Tina is also a popular public speaker and has provided expert advice on the UK’s national and regional radio stations; presenting for the BBC at national Property and Home Show events; and a public speaker at “women into business” events and network events across the UK.

Tina now lives in Central Indiana, USA, and is a regular guest expert on IndyStyle TV.