Janette is the first African American County Board Supervisor for Ozaukee County (WI). She is the author of 10 Reasons Communication Brings Transformation: Unleash Your Greatness. Her professional experience includes positions in government, academia and spans over 20 years in the Information Technology and Manufacturing industries. She has pivoted seamlessly across industries. Most recently she served as the Dean, College of Business and Management for Cardinal Stritch University, and is now the Executive Director of External Partnerships, establishing key community partnerships across all colleges, and for the University. She was awarded NAACP Game Changer Award, and the 2018 Milwaukee Business Journal Woman of Influence award for being an inspirational community leader. She is the owner of Leaders Leaving Legacies, LLC.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS