Jane grew up in Harwich MA, attended college in Boston MA, and held the following positions from 1954 to 1990: Secretary to a Squadron Commander, Otis Air Force Base, MA; Programme Secretary, United Nations Bureau of Technical Assistance, Section for the Middle East and Africa; Secretary, NY State Electric & Gas; Executive Secretary, Ocean Research, Inc., Falmouth, MA; Assistant to Press Secretary/Legislative Director, Sen. Harrison Williams (NJ); Staff Member, Rep. Charles Diggs (MI); Office Manager/Staff Administrator, Committee on the Budget, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, DC. In 2006, she and her husband, Col. George (Hank) A. Henry, Jr., USAF (Ret.) returned to Harwich and built a Bed and Breakfast call the Inn of Treasured Memories.
In addition to hear role on the CDP Board, Jane serves on the Board of Directors for WE CAN. She is a member of the following organizations—Cape Cod Chapter, NAACP; Hyannis Rotary Club; United Nations Association of Former International Civil Servants.