B.A., English, Miami University
Jan joined Interlochen as an academic and music library assistant in August 2013. Previously she worked at Kalamazoo Valley Community College as a library reference aide, cataloging at Jefferson County Public Library in Colorado, and as a bookseller at the Tattered Cover in Denver. She has written and illustrated books for the Rocky Mountain Nature Association and designed greeting cards for her own company in Suttons Bay. She earned a BA in English from Miami University with a concentration on creative writing. She loves kayaking, cross country skiing, writing, painting, and cooking for family and friends.