Janis joined the Women’s Fund in 2017 following her retirement as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Tetra Tech, Inc. She served on the Research Committee from 2018 to 2021, and as Co-Chair of the Grants in Action Committee from 2019 to 2020. Janis enjoys serving local non-profits through membership on the Boards of CALM, the Carpinteria Children’s Project, the Tribal Trust Foundation and Prepare Kids for Life. She is also a member of the CALM Auxiliary Executive Committee as Vice President of Governance, and recently co-founded Friends of the United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County. Janis is also active with the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara, the Land Trust for Santa Barbara County, and Transition House. She earned her B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles.