Jane Theriault is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and the University of Hartford. She began as an organist at St. Ann Church for 20 years and has spent many years accompanying high school and middle school choirs and musicals. She has been a private piano teacher since 1983. She has served as an officer of the Bristol Symphony orchestra, treasurer of CONCORA, and member of the Bristol Girls Club board of directors. Jane spent several years as a financial manager at the General Electric Company and has owned and operated an independent accounting and bookkeeping business, specializing in non-profit organizations since 1983.