Fives minutes with … Jane Vaughan
Jane has been a finance associate with Fennell West for more than two years. When the busy mum isn’t at work or running around after her household, she loves the chance to zen out with a touch of yoga or enjoy a moment of indulgence with some coffee and chocolate and dreams of one day taking her family on an oriental adventure.
What is your role at Fennell West and what three words would you use to describe it?
Finance Associate – Challenging, rewarding and fun.
What is your favourite thing about working at Fennell West?
Flexibility and understanding in regards to my life outside of work with my young family.
What would you do if you weren’t doing this?
I’d be a barista… Coffee is life!
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
Pincha Mayurasana, aka forearm-stand in yoga.
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet and why?
Mr X, to see what life he/she is living on Packer’s gold.
What’s your favourite book, movie and song?
Book – My Sister’s Keeper, Jodi Piccoult
Movie – The Little Mermaid
Song – Brown Eyed Girl, Van Morrison
What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
Would absolutely have to be having and raising my kids.
What is your guilty pleasure?
Active wear and chocolate, you got to look stylish while working off the chocolate.
What’s your favourite travel destination and why?
Vietnam – went there for my honeymoon and one day would love to take my children back to show them the beautiful country.
What are your favourite things to do in your spare time?
Spare time? What’s that? I love yoga, coffee, ‘quiet’ dinners with friends oh and cleaning my house, washing and folding my family’s clothes and just all other Mum stuff.
What’s the greatest bit of advice a parent or mentor has given you?
Be gentle with yourself, you’re doing the best you can.
What’s your earliest childhood memory?
My eldest sister Narelle, pushing my baby sister Kate around our farm in our purple doll’s pram, while Mum and Dad were milking.
Contact Jane HERE.