American assistant director, winner in 1993 in Directors Guild of America, USA as Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Shows - Daytime You Must Remember This (1992).
Directing and producing commercials in New York led her to Los Angeles, California,where she had a very successful career as a DGA Assistant Director in both episodic television and movies for television; she is credited as 1st AD in over 200 episodic TV shows and 20 telefilms. Before coming to New Mexico she was a full time Director in series television. Ms Davidson has directed EARTH 2, CAGNEY & LACEY, SOUL FOOD, JUDGING AMY, and multiple episodes of ANY DAY NOW, which earned an Image Award nomination from the NAACP based on Janet;s work on the episode LIGHTEN UP RENE. Janet's New Mexico-made short film, A PIECE OF PIE was one of the Governor's Cup winners at the 2004 Santa Fe Film Festival and went on to win many other awards at various film festivals around the country, including Best Short Comedy at the International Family Film festival in Los Angeles.