Jane Marshall has been known for many years for her anthems and for her choral conducting, which she still teaches at Perkins School of Theology, SMU. Also a poet and hymn tune writer, she is represented in many hymnals and served as a consultant to the committee preparing the 1989 United Methodist Hymnal. She is the author of Grace, Noted, a collection of homilies, poems, and lectures.
Jane holds holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from Southern Methodist University, where she has also served on the English, Music, and Seminary faculties. Her professional affiliations include membership in the Hymn Society of America, Mu Phi Epsilon, Pi Kappa, Lambda, The American Guild of Organists, and Choristers Guild. She has also served on the Board of Directors of Choristers Guild.