Jane Lyons (a.k.a Lioness) believes it takes a special kind of crazy to drive the foundation years of a Regional Burn, and she classes herself among those many crazy dreamers and (over)doers who are sweating it out around the Regional Burn globe.
Since her first Nevada Burn in 2009, Jane has been knee-deep in the development of Australia's Burning Seed and its community. She built and managed Seed's Communications Team for many years, kickstarted Melbourne Decompression and ran a range of other local events.
But her Burner communities and collaborations stretch beyond the confines of her country. She helped build Temple of Transition in 2011; worked at Media Mecca in 2010; has worked on other big art projects on and off playa (including the Temple for Christchurch); and has run theme camps and built art at Nowhere, Kiwiburn and Italian Burning Weekend. She now spends her time supporting Burning Man's Communications Team in San Francisco.