Janet leads YA major HR functions, approaching them as valuable levers to enable achievements of business strategy. She is responsible for managing a team of benefits, compensation, recruitment and HR experts, and for the delivery of HR services to YA’s U.S. and Canada sites. Janet is a HR professional with over 25 years of experience in corporate management and human resources. She has served in many leadership capacities, providing strategic and tactical support on many YA business initiatives.
Prior to joining YA, Janet was the Investor Relations and Human Resources Manager for a privately held real estate & investment firm in Minneapolis.
Janet holds a degree from the University of St. Thomas, Minnesota and is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management.
On late Friday afternoons, Janet can be found quietly sneaking out of the office in order to “head north” to the family cabin (not fair, right!?). When she’s not at the cabin, she enjoys art, history and gardening.