Jane Hopkins has been a member of the Rotary Club of Joliet since 1999. In that time, she served as President in 2009-2010, director, and chair of numerous committees. On the district level, she has served as District Trainer, District Conference Chair, Assistant District Governor, member of the District Grants Committee, and a member of the Board of Directors. She is a multiple Paul Harris Fellow and Paul Harris Society member.
Jane is a founding member of the Rotary Southwest Leadership Council, bringing a regional group of Rotary clubs together to collaborate and support multi-club fundraising events. This group has sponsored a minor league baseball event since 2015, raising money for End Polio Now and encourages networking and cooperation between local clubs and the community. This, along with many other behind the scenes activities led to her being named Rotarian of the Year in 2015 and 2016.