Who We Are

Board & Staff

Jan Weinshanker

Jan Weinshanker, the co-founder of the Usher Syndrome Society, is an artist living in Gloucester, where she has a working studio. Jan was the founder of Droll Designs, a high end ceramics manufacturing company with 55 employees, doing over $4 million/year in sales. Jan hired Nancy, a successful textile designer, which began 20 years of working together professionally, creating wonderful bedding lines, and forming a deep friendship. Grateful to be a breast cancer survivor, using her talents to give back has enriched her life.