Jan and her husband Chris are co-directors of ORA New Zealand, supporting and monitoring several ORA projects worldwide. They have been involved with aid and community development work for 19 years, firstly in Tajikistan and later in Uganda and Moldova.
Jan has a medical, business and administrative background, so brings a combination of business and administrative skills to the table.
Jan shares with her husband the responsibility of ORA New Zealand representative on ORA’s international body, the ORA Network. Jan is the lead administrative executive for ORA New Zealand and Hope Street, and is also the ORA New Zealand board secretary.