Originally from Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Dr. Jillian Camwell is the adjunct professor of oboe at Troy University in Troy, Alabama. She holds degrees from the Universities of Oregon, Northern Colorado, and Calgary and has performed throughout North America, Asia, and Europe with a variety of theatrical, orchestral, and chamber music ensembles.

She can be heard on two recordings (Timescape, and Sonoroso) with her saxophonist husband, Dave Camwell. In addition to her duties at Troy, Jillian holds the position of English horn and third oboe with Orchestra Iowa and maintains an active teaching studio.