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photographer , Publishing executive

Jill Alexandria Tardiff, American publishing executive, photographer. Certified teacher, K-12 New Jersey, 1975.


Tardiff, Jill Alexandria was born on April 8, 1953 in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Howard James Tardiff and Jean Elizabeth Cook.


Bachelor in liberal arts, College St. Elizabeth, 1975.


Manager retail Hallmark Cards Inc./Flagship, New York City, 1976—1981. Manager/general manager Doubleday Book Shops/Flagship, 1981—1991. Sales manager/director of sales Tiffany & Company, 1991—1993.

Entrepreneur, self-proprietor Bamboo River Associates, Hoboken, New Jersey, since 1993. Managing editor/senior researcher Lintel Press, New York City, 1993—1994. Associate editor BookWire Online, 1995—1998.

Contributing editor/project manager Publications Weekly, since 1996. Manager advertising Persimmon, Asian Literature, Arts, and Culture Magazine, 1999—2002. Professional speaker/tour facilitator Bamboo River Associates, Hoboken, since 1991.

Secretary/board directors Contemporary Asian Culture Incorporated, New York York City, since 1999. Advisory board member Women's Ink., New York City, 1999—2004.


  • Certified teacher, K-12 New Jersey, 1975.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor book Bob Vila's Guide to Historic Homes Series. Reporter Shinbunka Weekly, Tokyo, 1995—2000.


Member of American Association of University Women (associate), International Women's Writing Guild (honorary), New York Women in Communications (associate), Women's National Book Association (associate. Main representative United Nations DPI/non-governmental organization since 2000, national vice president, president elect 2002-2004, national president 2004-2006), Women's National Book Association (associate. Newsletter editor/vice president New York City chapter 1997—2000, president New York City chapter since 2000, immediate past national president since 2006), Editorial Freelancers Association (associate), Diev Donné Papermill (associate), Japan Society (associate), Asia Society New York (associate).


  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography, gardening, architecture, paper making.


Married Paul Edward Kozlowski, February 11, 1984.

Howard James Tardiff

Jean Elizabeth Cook

Paul Edward Kozlowski