Southern Humorist, Jane Jenkins Herlong, is a Delightful Blend of Comic Relief, Folksy Wisdom and Song.
There are a lot of performers who make people laugh, and there are a lot of speakers who give solid principles for living. Jane does both.
Sharing Real-world Life Lessons (with a Southern Twist) to Inspire Audiences to Find the Funny in Dysfunction
Jane entertains using funny, original Southern stories, folksy wisdom and singing to help folks live more productive, stress-free lives. Jane believes in the extraordinary healing power of humor and story telling. This is evident in Jane’s most recent accomplishment of being an Amazon “Best-Seller” for her newest book, “Bury Me with My Pearls.”
As a Southern Humorist, Jane combines humor, original Southern stories, and her award-winning singing (you may hear a parody or two) with life lessons. Combining her talents audiences “laugh at” while learning “how to” handle difficulties at home and in the workplace.
Jane is a Certified Professional Speaking (CSP), professional singer, recording artist and published author. Jane’s award-winning singing and humor is featured on Sirius XM Radio and Pandora. She criss‐crosses the country sharing her “down‐home principles delivered with uptown humor”. Jane has also spoken in New Zealand and Germany and is fluent in four languages: English, Southern, Northern and Gullah (gul‐la).
Jane is active in her church and community and serves on as a Commissioner at Piedmont Technical College of South Carolina, Chair of the National Speakers Association Scholarship Committee and serves on the Foundation Board of the National Speakers Association.
However, Jane’s proudest accomplishments are being a wife and mother. Jane and her family live on the family peach farm in Edgefield County, South Carolina.