Jan joined BA in 2019.
Jan has been a nurse for over 40 years and has worked in many different fields of nursing. She has taught nursing at Castleton College, worked in Temple University College hospital in Philadelphia and in elder care.
She earned her Master’s degree in Community Mental Health, Specializing in Children with Severe Emotional Disabilities and their Families from Trinity College in 2002. Jan earned her Bachelor Degree in Nursing at Vermont College and her Associate degree in Nursing at Castleton College after working for over 10 years as a Licensed Practical Nurse and while raising 3 children.
Jan has fostered 6 children through the state system and a few outside of the system who came to her as troubled teens needing a stable home. Two of her favorite things to do are to work in her indoor and outdoor gardens and travel. She is a member of the 251 club for over 10 years and has traveled to Tibet, China and Hong Kong where she visited schoolrooms in many types of settings. She has been on a Medical mission in Honduras with Castleton Nursing.