Jane has more than 31 years of media and communications experience, helping manage news agendas across the country.
She began her journalism career in radio before moving to television where she worked as a reporter, producer, political correspondent in Canberra’s Press Gallery, and before joining Adoni, was News Manager responsible for logistics, identifying stories of the day, and delivering nightly news bulletins.
She has extensively covered national and international politics, historical world events, natural disasters, and understands the importance of planning, relationship building, and strategy.
Between 1998 and 2001, Jane was a Media Advisor to senior Federal Government Ministers, including the portfolios of Social Security, the Arts, the Centenary of Federation, and Women.
Those roles included the management of Ministerial profiles, the development of parliamentary media strategies, and issues management.
Jane has a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism) from the University of Adelaide. She has been a judge for both the prestigious Walkley Awards and Queensland’s Clarions, which recognise excellence in journalism.