Jan, who has served on the Blackfoot City Council since 2014 and has lived in Blackfoot for over 40 years, has deep roots in the Blackfoot Community.
She is a retired dental hygienist and was very active in that role, serving as President of the Idaho Dental Hygienists' Association and also on the Idaho State Board of Dentistry for ten years.
Councilwoman Simpson enjoys being informed and values the opportunity to learn new things; since her election, she has experienced and learned a great deal about municipal government. As such, Jan considers her Council position to be one of service, education and information. It is personally very important to her that she make informed and unbiased decisions regarding issues facing our City.
Jan is the mother of two daughters, and a grandmother of four.