Born March 17, 1962 in Juneau, Alaska. Wife of Bruce Payne.
She joined the band in 1983 and stayed until calling it quits in 1991. She returned to Vixen when they reunited in 1997, but the reunion ended in 2001. When Jan Kuehnemund decided to reform Vixen in 2005, Janet wasn't invited back. Part of a now reunited Vixen after the passing of Jan in 2013
She and fellow Vixen bandmate Roxy Petrucci were born on the same day.