Jani began piano lessons at an early age studying the Royal Conservatory music. She completed Grade IX piano and later Grade IX voice. She has been teaching private piano lessons to children and adults for many years and enjoys encouraging students to develop musical ability and excellence in a joyful, fun environment. Over the years, Jani has been involved in many musical groups, singing and playing in churches all around Ontario. She is a member of West Highland Church and can often be found either singing in the choir or playing piano on the worship team.
Jani's husband Ken is the West Highland Video/Broadcast Team Leader. Her son Lucas and daughter Kaitlin can be seen regularly at the church involved in tech, drama, and music ministries.