Jan has been a Town Councillor since 2008 and was Mayor for the years 2013-2014 and 2016-2017 after being Mayoress in 2010-2011. A great privilege, during which she met some wonderful people representing many organisations. Since becoming a councillor she has been involved with changes to the Cemetery and the Allotments and during her year as Mayor was responsible for organising the popular Wings on Waves event to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Flying Boats in Felixstowe. Jan is Chairman of the Felixstowe Society, Vice President of Felixstowe Inner Wheel, Committee Member of Salzwedel Association, Governor of Causton/Maidstone Federation of Schools, Committee Member of The Leydens Management Team, Treasurer of Felixstowe Carnival Association and Member of St Mary’s Walton PCC. She is married to Jon and has 2 sons and 6 grandchildren, aged from 17 years down to 4 years.