Jan was first elected to the County Council in June 2009 and is the Conservative Member for Dartford West.
He is a house husband, looking after his children whilst his wife, Julie, works full time in London. Previous to this he worked as a Duty Manager at an Arts/Community Centre.
Jan also has served as a Borough Councillor since 2007, and is the member of Dartford Borough Council for the West Hill Ward. He sits on the Cabinet Advisory Panel, Licensing Committee and Quality Services Committee.
He is a Trustee of Dartford Almshouse Charity and Treasurer of the Bexleyheath and District Sea Angling Society.