Dr. Jan Sherbak was raised in Chattanooga and graduated with her undergraduate degree from The University of Tennessee Chattanooga. After getting married to husband, Steve, and having her two daughters, Haleigh Stratton and Rachel Peyton, she earned her doctorate in psychology in 2001. She has been in private practice since that time. After becoming a partner in the ownership of the warehouse that now is home to Stratton Hall, she had the vision to develop 10,000 square feet of the space into a unique and spacious event venue. Hence, Stratton Hall was born.