Prior to joining GRCC in 2000, Jan Ensing began her career by earning an associate degree in illustration from Kendall College of Art and Design. Her professional experience spans a variety of roles in several industries from prepress operator in printing to illustrator, graphic designer, and art director with book and magazine publishers, an advertising agency and health care institution.
Continuing her educational pursuits, she earned her bachelor of fine arts in painting from Grand Valley State University and master of fine arts in painting from Kendall College of Art and Design. Her paintings are in numerous private and corporate collections. In additional to her graphic design vocation and her painting avocation, she satisfies her curiosity by traveling internationally.