603 New Brighton Drive SE
Calgary, Alberta T2Z 0X5
phone (403) 601-4063
Huacaya Halter, Suri Halter, Fleece, Walking Fleece
Jill MacLeod lives in High River, Alberta, Canada, where she has been involved in the Alpaca industry since 1991, with the start of her breeding operation, Aztec Alpacas. Jill has served as a past director of the Canadian Alpaca Association, numerous association committees, and is currently an active member of the Canadian show committee. She is also an advisor to the Quechua Benefit — a charitable organization focused on assisting the people of the Peruvian highlands. She spends much of her time traveling as an alpaca halter and fleece judge and holds international training credentials and is also a senior judge and judge trainer for AOA. Jill has been fortunate to judge across North America as well as Europe, the UK, Australia, and New Zealand.
Jill has had a lifelong interest in textiles and obtained a Bachelor of Science in Textiles in 1987 from the University of Alberta. As a certified Camelid Fibre Classer, she spent a number of years assisting the Canadian fibre cooperative in developing it’s quality control systems and product development.