Jayne Loader (born 1951) is an American director and writer. She co-directed The Atomic Cafe (1982) with Pierce Rafferty and Kevin Rafferty. She is the author of Between Pictures (1986, ISBN 0-312-91345-1), a novel, and Wild America (1989, ISBN 0-8021-1106-8), a collection of short stories. In 1995, Jayne created the CD-ROM and Website Public Shelter. From 1995 – 1997, she wrote World Wide Wench, one of the first blogs. Jayne Loader was the Co-Master of Quincy House, one of Harvard’s twelve undergraduate houses, along with her husband, the astronomer Robert Kirshner, from 2001 – 2007. She lives in Friendship, Maine.