Degrees and Certifications:
Jane C. Harnagy
District 3 - President
Jane has been on the North Beach for over 15 years. She and her husband Robert(Bob) have four children, all of whom attend(ed) North Beach schools from preschool through high school. The oldest Olivia is a NBSD graduate now attending WSU, twins Reagan and Isabel are Running Start students participating at NB Jr/Sr High School and attending Grays Harbor College, and Callie is in 7th grade. Jane owns and operates Murphy’s Candy and Ice Cream, a multi-generational Ocean Shores tourist destination, where she spends her summers making ice cream and fudge, and coaching dozens of teenagers in their first job. In the off-season, she has the flexibility to spend time with family and help out with her kids’ school and activities.
While making her way to the North Beach, she has lived in four states, and during her life has had the opportunity to spend at least one night in 28 states and two other countries. She has two Bachelor of Science degrees, in Computer Science and MIS, both from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She brings entrepreneurial, leadership and life skills from her business ownership, a prior professional career including information technology and consulting as well as being a mom. It is her hope to help every child in the North Beach achieve the academic and life skills success that will be the foundation of their journey on a path to lifelong learning and accomplishment.