Janette graduated from Guys Hospital, London in 1987. Since then she has worked in full time practice in the UK, in general practice and at a top security prison, successfully combining this with raising her two daughters, Josie and Polly.
She immigrated to New Zealand in January 2004 and became a partner at Nelson Dental in April 2007. She has a passion for all aspects of dentistry. Janette is a past President of the Nelson Dental Association. She is also credentialed in forensic dentistry and was awarded a citation medal for her services in forensic work after the Christchurch earthquake.
She has a passion for volunteer work and has twice been to Nepal to treat children over there. She has also been to India with Rotary on a Polio prevention programme. Janette adores all outdoor activities.