Jan was appointed to the Calrossy Anglican School Board in November 2015. She is also serves on the Governance Committee.
Her husband is a past committee member of the Secondary William Cowper P&C. Their son is a past student who graduated in 2009.
She is a fully retired radiologist, doing some radiology teaching at the Tamworth campus of Newcastle University.
She is a committed Christian and an active member of St Pauls Anglican Church in Tamworth.
She is keen to ensure excellence in academia in a caring Christian School environment that promotes the rounded development of the student, so they can be well prepared to meet the demands of our modern world and become useful members of society.