A California girl, Janis is a singer/songwriter – has toured with Michael Bolton for 19 years, Moody Blues, Righteous Bros., Charlie Rich, Engelbert, and a menagerie of other shorter tours and t.v. appearances; appears on Ringo Starr’s CD “Y Not,” and Neil Young’s “Living With War”.

She’s a 6 time Emmy certificate winner for writing special material for both Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies and Sesame Street; helped pioneer National Geographic TV’s award winning show with songs for “Really Wild Animals.” Other notable writing credits include Universal’s “Theme from Undercover Brother” and Disney TV’s theme for “Emperor’s New School.” Active in improvisational theater, Janis was a member of LA Connection, featured on Friday evenings.

Janis recently moved to La Quinta and is active in a handful of bands; “Mad Dogs and The Englishman” (a rockin’ Joe Cocker tribute band), “JJ Govner” (just had their first performance at The Big Rock Pub last week), and a duo with husband and ex-band member of “Spirit”, Scott Monahan – they call themselves “Fun With Dick And Jane Band.” They are appearing at the new new Vine Wine Bar in Palm Desert.