2011 New York Senior Poet Laureate
Jane Heidgerd, 54, lives in Rhinebeck. She is a newcomer to the SPL contests. She is known as the Hudson Valley Hero for playing an important role in connecting Scenic Hudson with local writers and the neighboring academic community. She is a Poet, Design Office Manager, Musician, and Holder of the Key to Poets’ Walk Park, Red Hook, New York. Details at Poets' Walk Park . Jane’s sun sign is Aries.