Jan has been a leader in the Milwaukee-area nonprofit community for decades. As executive director of The Parenting Network from 1999 to 2013, she led the agency in its mission to strengthen parenting and prevent child abuse. Prior to that position, she served as director of family services at Meta House, and as director of early childhood and family services at Jewish Community Centers in both Milwaukee and Columbus, Ohio. Jan is currently a contract monitor for the Public Policy Institute, a division of Community Advocates. She has an MS in Education from the University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee.
In addition to her agency executive experience, Jan is passionate and deeply knowledgeable about NPC’s work; she is a longtime member, and immediately prior to accepting the interim CEO position, she served on the NPC board of directors.
Jan will serve a minimum of three months as interim CEO in a part-time capacity.