With a successful career in business and law, Jane Reid brings a unique set of skills to the practice of real estate. A native of Toronto, Canada, she earned a L.L.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School and practiced entertainment and corporate/commercial law until she moved to England to join The Body Shop International. While with this global specialty retailer of personal care products and a pioneer of corporate social responsibility and fair trade, she served on the Board of Directors and as General Counsel and Strategic Development Director. Prior to getting into law, Jane worked in the entertainment industry, managing and producing theatre and television productions in Canada and the U.S. Returning to the U.S. in 2001, Jane joined a Washington, D.C. firm advising domestic and international clients on communications, public relations and marketing strategies. Jane has also served as Board Advisor and management consultant to several start-ups and venture-backed businesses in consumer products and retail sectors, advising on brand strategy, business development and social responsibility.
Jane fell in love with Santa Fe on her first visit in 1995 where she established a fair-trade initiative with the Santa Ana Pueblo and has been a homeowner for the past 21 years. She is a former trustee of the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Company and currently serves on the board of the New Mexico Children’s Foundation and the International Folk Art Alliance. She specializes in residential properties and real estate development.