Prior to joining AFC-TN, Jann worked in government and community relations with Tennessee state government. She served as Director of Constituent Services and legislative liaison in her previous role with state government. She has been involved with Junior League of Nashville for thirteen years and served as Chair of Advocacy and Public Awareness as well as Chair of Tennessee Advocacy and Public Awareness.

Jann is originally from rural east Tennessee and graduated from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.