Janell graduated with her B.A. in Criminal Justice and minor in Sociology from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2017. Before coming to IJ, she was a Telecommunications Deputy for the Tangipahoa Sheriff’s Office and worked with victims of human trafficking. Janell left her home state of Louisiana to intern at IJ through the Koch Internship Program. In her current role as Development Assistant, she keeps IJ donors informed on the many successes of IJ and acknowledges their generous contributions.