Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
Previous School: Lawton Chiles HS
2012-2013: Finished 242nd overall (25:13.8) on a 6,000-meter course at the NCAA DII Championships … Placed 46th overall (24:45.73) on a 6,000-meter course at the NCAA DII South Regional Championships … Finished 21st overall (21:15.90) on a 6,000-meter course at the Gulf South Conference Championships … Placed 28th overall (20:12.28) on a 5,000-meter course at the Choctaw Open … Finished 15th overall (20:36.10) on a 5,000-meter course at the Fleet Feet Invitational … Placed 102nd overall (20:42.70) on a 5,000-meter course at the USF Golden Gate Invite … Finished 77th overall (25:01.60) on a 6,000-meter course at the Florida State Invitational.
High School: Lettered in track and field for four years and cross country for three … Set personal records in the 400-meter dash (1:13.27), 800-meter run (2:35.07), 1,600-meter run (5:35.85), 3,200-meter run (11:58.73) and the 5,000-meter run (19:33.34) … Member of the four-time cross country district championship team … Member of the four-time cross country regional championship team … Member of the three-time cross country state championship team.
Personal: Daughter of Kim and Jim Gillard … Has one brother, Jimmy … History major … Enjoys running, reading and driving on dirt roads.