Jane trained as a teacher/actor at The  Guildhall School of 
Music and Drama studying English, Speech and Drama.
 Experience includes the stage - amateur and professional and teaching.  
In the past she played many character parts for BBC World Service Radio, and some Radio 4.  
Also a part in one episode of  the television series:
'Only Fools and Horses.'
For many years she ran her own company: Speakwell Communications offering tuition to adults in public speaking, pronunciation and presentation skills.  She has written the paperback SPEECHES AND PRESENTATIONS published by Ward Lock. 1996 which incorporated much of her teaching methods.  (See  on website under Non-fiction books.) 

Jane has written both fiction and non-fiction paperbacks, also one act and full length plays including scripts for audio theatre.

She is a keen thespian and painter.  Examples of her art-work are on this site.