Janet is the publisher and editor in chief of The Lakeville Journal Company in Lakeville, Conn., which publishes The Lakeville Journal in Connecticut and The Millerton News in New York, as well as the regional website, www.tricornernews.com and multiple other publications. In addition to her duties as publisher, she edits the opinion pages for The Lakeville Journal and writes the editorials. She lives in Lime Rock. Janet has volunteered in her community on the boards of Housatonic Child Care Center, The Arts Fund for Region One, The Bissell Fund, The Tri-State Chamber of Commerce, EXTRAS, and statewide on the board of the Connecticut Foundation for Open Government. She served on the board of the New York Press Association and is a member of the International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors. She went to Washington College in Chestertown, Md.