Mrs. Barnes has been a resident of Delmar since 1998. She graduated from Skidmore College in 1997 with a dual major in American Government and American Studies. A 2001 graduate of Albany Law School, Mrs. Barnes was an attorney with the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, where she represented members of the Capital District who would otherwise be unable to afford civil legal services - specializing in Housing and Disability Law. Upon the birth of her children, Mrs. Barnes resigned from her position and became a small business owner, working from her home while raising her family. She is a proud and active member of the Bethlehem community, sitting on the Eagle Elementary PTO Board, as a Girl Scout Troop Leader and as Head Coach of Eagle's "Girls on the Run" team. Jane lives with her husband, Chip, a Heathcare Practice Area Leader with NYSTEC, and her two daughters, who both attend Bethlehem schools. She was appointed to the ZBA January 11, 2017 and her term expires in December 2021.