Jan is a retired licensed (LMSW) social worker with over 45 years experience working with seniors and adults with disabilities as well as in creating a variety of affordable housing for special needs populations.  She has developed single room occupancy hotel apartments, an assisted living center, an HIV care home and adult foster homes to serve those with long term care needs. She has lived in the Laurelhurst Neighborhood for decades and currently serves on the Laurelhurst Neighborhood Association’s Board of Directors.