Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Jan Grimes grew up in Columbus Grove, Ohio. Her mother, a church organist and piano teacher, saw to it that each of their six children learned to play the piano. Upon graduation from high school, Jan attended the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and graduated with a Bachelor of Music double degree in Music Education and Piano Performance. Jan recently retired from LSU after 30 years of performing and developing the Master Degree Program in Collaborative Piano.
She continues to be active as a musician maintaining a job as church organist and is also an active seamstress. She also enjoys cooking and assisting her husband in his woodworking shop when he needs her.
As an Ambassador, Jan is excited to share her story and her love of music.
Read Jan’s Moments of Victory® submission here.