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Corporate Director of Economic Development
Jane has been the Corporate Director of Economic Development since 2010. Her main role is to drive economic growth and raise the profile of the historic city of Carlisle.
She is also responsible for leading regeneration initiatives across Carlisle and supporting business development. Jane is commercially minded with an excellent understanding of the needs of businesses.
She has many years of experience at senior strategic level in local government with a track record of successful partnership working throughout the North West.
Originally from Manchester, Jane has spent most of her working life in the public sector in Lancashire and Cumbria. She is married with two university-age children, and enjoys skiing and singing in two local choirs.