Appointed February 2011
Janice has been a member of Canada’s Ballet Jörgen’s Atlantic Advisory Board since 2011.
For many years she was head and principal teacher of the Ballet School at the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts. Now she provides an annual scholarship for ballet. She is a Former Board Member of The Royal Winnipeg Ballet Company and currently an International Council Member. She is also a long time member and Honourary Director of the Nova Scotia Talent Trust. At present, she provides them with an annual prize for dance.
Janice has previously served in governance roles with many arts organizations, including the Task Force for Arts and Culture for the Province of Nova Scotia, the Dance Committee at the Rebecca Cohn Arts Centre (Halifax), the Dancers in Transition Board (Toronto), the Encore Encore Board (Toronto) and the Board of Le Groupe de la Place Royale (Ottawa). She is also the former Chair of the Atlantic Ballet Company Board (Halifax) and a former Board Member of Dalhousie University and Mount Saint Vincent University.