Jane is an educationalist. She is the former Director of the Primary Education Project, who worked with disempowered, marginalised communities to establish a network of self-supporting community schools in rural Sindh, Pakistan. In 2014 she was awarded an MBE for her services to education, especially for girls in Pakistan. Prior to that Jane was head teacher of a Hertfordshire primary school, serving in the UK for 23 years. Now retired, she is a governor of her local primary school and a tutor for a Masters degree programme in “Organisational Leadership” facilitated by Development Associates International (DAI) for emerging leaders in a range of low income countries.