1982. Qualified as Veterinary Nurse with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, registered, received the BSAVA’s "Veterinary Nursing Award".
1992. Lifelong commitment to raising the standards, professionalism and self-esteem of Australian veterinary nurses when elected to Veterinary Nurses Council of Australia.
1994 to 2010. President and office bearer positions, national Executive of the VNCA. Life Member.
1996-2004. National Industry Advisory Group for Veterinary Nursing and Federal government’s Australian Animal Welfare Strategy.
1997. Finalist in the Telstra Business Women's Awards.
1997. AVA’s Meritorious Service Award.
1999. Established ‘Pets at the Vets’ veterinary hospital (an ideal veterinary workplace).
2012. Diploma of Management.
2008-2015. President and office bearer positions of the AVBA (now the VBG). Life Member.
2009-present. Jane and business partner Sally Boyle consult to veterinary practices all around Australia on every aspect of veterinary practice management and leadership through their company “SANE Practice Management Mentoring”.