Janis is a lifelong Anglican and has been a member of the parish for 10 years. She was born in the north of England but grew up in Norway, Sweden and Canada. Janis and her husband Gordon retired to Victoria in 2004 and are both active members of the Cathedral. They have been married for over 45 years and have two grown sons. A corporate librarian and information specialist in Toronto before retirement, Janis has a keen interest in libraries and their organization. She has been the Cathedral music librarian for over four years and has also volunteered to serve on the Library Committee. She has been a steward for a number of years and enjoys welcoming visitors to our wonderful church. Janis has also recently joined Guild of Saint Matthew assisting with counting the collections. Her most rewarding service is as a Lay Eucharistic Minister. She looks forward to serving on the Council.