Janthina “Jan” Moorer is a native of New York, but spent most of her childhood in Summerville, South Carolina. After high school, Janthina moved to San Francisco, California and studied Photography earning a BFA at the Academy of Art University. She also earned her MBA from Colorado Technical University. Past experience includes working at a Portrait Studio and an Art Gallery, before coming to the Leonard School of Music in 2010, which merged with Charleston Jazz in 2017. In her free time, she enjoys listening to her favorite artist, Michael Jackson, and spending time with her husband, Shaun, and their two children, De and Kennedy.