Jan brings to Elpis almost two decades of experience in engaging dislocated workers and diverse populations in the workforce. Before joining Elpis in March 2017, Jan worked at Resource Minnesota Employment Action Center assisting individuals in obtaining training and finding employment. This includes assistance in resume writing, mock interviewing, and leading presentations and workshops on a variety of topics related to obtaining and retaining employment. Jan has also volunteered with Twin Cities R!SE, where she worked with students in developing their interviewing skills. Jan has a Master of Science in Sociology and in Mental Health Counseling.