7th Ward Alderman

Jane Grover

Jane Grover

Jane, an attorney by profession, was Assistant Director of Leadership Evanston for the Evanston Community Foundation.   She served on the Evanston Mental Health Board, led a preschool board of directors, and is a graduate of Leadership Evanston and the Evanston Citizens Police Academy.  She serves on the Evanston Advisory Board of Community Partners for Affordable Housing.

Jane has an A.B. from the University of Michigan and a joint degree in law and foreign service (JD/MSFS) from Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University.

Jane and her husband Bill Blanchard have three children, Dylan, Jack and Joe Blanchard.  She has lived in Evanston since 1994.