Jan is the retired Executive Director of the Women’s Resource Center of Northern MI, a position held from 1978 – 2015, and also served as an active community member in both the nonprofit and business sectors of a five-county area of northern MI including Charlevoix and Emmet Counties.  Her participation on many Boards and committees is marked with leadership roles serving with the Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Little Traverse, Char-Em Human Services Coordinating Body, Child Abuse Council, Little Traverse Sailors, and many more.  Retirement has kept her active and she is currently serving on the Board of the Petoskey Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation, Hestia Women’s Giving Circle, Little Traverse Yacht Club, and ZONTA Club of Petoskey; when not in a meeting you can find her playing at sailing, biking, golfing, kayaking, x-country skiing, hiking and traveling about the world.