Don't be fooled by Jan Elliott's southern twang. This Nashville-based lighting designer and programmer was born and bred in the far north — Minnesota to be exact — where she stayed through a degree at Concordia College. Today she lights up to 100 performances a year for country legend Emmylou Harris, and in her spare time designs shows on riverboats and cruise ships.
“I got a degree in sociology and religion, with a minor in psychology. I thought you went to college to get a real job,