Jan Barry

Director of First Impressions
Zanesville, OH
Resident of Zanesville, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2014
  • At Rea, Jan manages secretarial and administrative office duties of the firm's Zanesville office, as well as assists with tax return processing.

How we know she knows what she's doing:

  • Prior to joining Rea, she owned her own candy/gift shop in Dresden and Zanesville. She has also been a fashion consultant and has managed administrative and secretarial duties for a local doctor's office.
  • She attended Zane State College

Furthering her professional development, Jan is involved with:

  • The Muscular Dystrophy Association (member)
  • The Beaux Art Club (member)
  • Zanesville Day Nursery Board (member)
  • Bishop Fenwick/Rosecrans High School (fundraising/auction chairwoman for more than 18 years)
  • Zanesville Garden Club (member)

When she's not in the office, you can find her:

  • Cooking and baking - cheesecakes are her specialty
  • Spending time with her three children

Inside The Mind Of...

  • Why do you choose to work with Rea? The people in the Zanesville office, as well as throughout the firm, are true "Rea ambassadors." Working here has been such a positive experience. The values, such as maintaining integrity, respecting others, producing quality work, maintaining positivity and working together all help me to reach my full potential every day.
  • What is your favorite aspect of your job? The positive attitude in our office is so refreshing. I love learning and helping to find creative solutions.
  • What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Maintaining integrity is a value that is important to me. I always try to do my best.
  • What do you consider to be your "brightest" quality? I take my work personally and I always expect the best of myself.

Just For Fun:

  • What makes you get out of bed every day? I strive to be the best person I can be.
  • What is one trait you possess that you inherited from your mother or father? My parents taught me the value of hard work and to enjoy everything you do. Also, family is the most important thing we have at the end of the day.
  • What is the best restaurant you've ever eaten at? My favorite meal ever was the "Roasted Red Pepper Crusted Sea Bass" at a restaurant overlooking the ocean in Bermuda.
Hardworking, dedicated professional who enjoys collaborating with co-workers to produce valuable results for the firm's clients.