Jane trained as a teacher/actor at The  Guildhall School of Music and Drama studying English, Speech and Drama. She is also an Associate of LAMDA Past experience includes teaching, stage, and radio acting for World Service and Radio four.
For many years she ran her own company, Speakwell Communications offering tuition to adults in public speaking, pronunciation and presentation skills.  She wrote the paperback Speeches and Presentations  published by Ward Lock, (Cassell)  which incorporated much of her teaching methods. One year later she was contributor to The Complete Speechmaker published by 
Cassell Illustratrated.
(See  on website under Non-fiction books.) 

Jane has written both fiction and non-fiction paperbacks, also one act and full length plays.

 She is a keen thespian, writer and painter. Painting now is one of her main hobbies and she much enjoys semi abstract work. 

Some of her acrylic art can be seen on this site.