Janet received her bachelor's degree from NMU in computer information services, and completed her master’s degree in training, development and performance improvement in December 2012. While in the master’s program she earned a 3.92 GPA. Currently Janet is the equal employment opportunity/affirmative action specialist and human resources generalist in the Equal Opportunity and Human Resources Office at NMU. She began working at the university in October 2000 and has been in her current position since August 2008. Janet is married to Todd, and they have one son, Trevor, a sophomore at Marquette Senior High School.