As the Communications Manager for DECA Inc., Janelle coordinates many of DECA’s communications activities, including managing DECA Direct Online and the DECA Direct Online Social Media Correspondent Program. Janelle also oversees the production of DECA Direct the magazine, manages DECA’s social media community and coordinates DECA’s email marketing campaigns.
Janelle holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies – Public Relations and a Bachelor of Arts in Media Arts & Design – Corporate Communication from James Madison University. In addition, she has multiple experiences in event planning, fundraising and marketing. Some of her highlights include working on various advertising and brand awareness campaigns for multiple clients and assisting with the Robert F. Kennedy Center where she planned and executed a large-scale, multi-day conference which included activities and programming and various Kennedy family homes.