Jane Erickson
Educational Trainer and Consultant

Jane Erickson has been a grant writer since 1974 and a national speaker since 1978. Jane graduated with high academic honors (Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society) from Eastern Michigan University, where she received both Debate and Drama Scholarships. She received her Masters Degree from Wayne State University in Educational Leadership. During her years working in public education, Mrs. Erickson taught high school for 7 years, and then left the classroom to write grants and develop programs connecting schools with the community. Before leaving education she served as a member of two Chambers of Commerce and developed and managed grants and programs that covered over 300 businesses and 21 school districts.

During the last several years she has become well versed in Brain Research through international study and training. She has also studied business and education Partnerships in New York City, as well as received a degree in Facilitation Skills.

Mrs. Erickson has been a Local, State, National and International Speaker/Trainer since 1978. She presents as a motivational Keynote speaker, coach and trainer. She has trained thousands of educators and business people in Insight, True Colors, Grant Writing, Brain Compatible Learning/Brain Research, Authentic Learning, Leadership, Intergenerational Programs, Careers, Conflict Resolution, Facilitation Skills, and Strategies to Reach all Persons.

Mrs. Erickson has won several awards. Her grant writing has won national recognition for program development and perfect grant writing. She has received the “President of the United States Citation Award”. She also has received three State of Michigan Plaques for the development of over 100 Business Partnerships.

In July of 1999 Communications Companies International, Inc. added Mrs. Erickson to their “Twelve Core National Trainers”. In May of 2000 she was named one of 10 National Regional Directors for True Colors, Inc. In January 2005 she joined Insight as one of 10 Trainer of Trainers. She has now certified several hundred businesspersons and educators throughout the United States, Canada, Britain and Japan.

Mrs. Erickson formed her own company, Devco Consultants, LLC in 1999. She has presented and/or trained people in 19 states and four countries. She continues to develop programs, writes grants, coach, and train. Some of her clients include: Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Daimler Chrysler, the Michigan New Teacher Academies, the Michigan State Police, the Ohio Fire Department, The National Brain Learning Institute, The National Jack and Jill Foundation, The National Indian Education Association, The National Community in Schools Foundation, the Detroit Court System, Michigan and Ohio Career Centers, several colleges, hospitals and universities and more.

She is a member of the National Speakers Association, as well as the NSA-MI Chapter.

Devco Consultants, L.L.C.
Jane Erickson, Consultant
Phone: 877-220-2740 (Toll Free)
Fax: 248-813-9930
Email: jbe0001@aol.com

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