Janelle is the Managing Partner for Northeast Wisconsin and Upper Peninsula of Michigan Region for Thrivent Financial. She has been with Thrivent for 30 years. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In addition, Janelle has achieved the distinguished Certified Financial Planner (CFP tm) designation as well as the Chartered Financial Consultant (CHFC) designation. She holds the Series 7, 6, 24, 66 & 63 Securities licenses.
Janelle, along with the help of the region’s management team, operates a firm with over 140 Financial Representatives and staff. Her responsibilities are to oversee the operations of the region and to foster the development of top financial advisors in order to bring the highest quality of service to Thrivent’s members and clients. The region has consistently ranked in the Top 10 among all Thrivent Financial regional offices nationwide since Janelle took on her current role in 2008. Janelle believes in fostering an environment of lifelong learning to help keep pace with the changing financial services industry to better serve members and clients. In addition, she is an advocate for Thrivent’s mission of helping people be better stewards with their money and ultimately living more generous lives. Janelle is married to Scott and they have two children Brock and Haley. They live in Appleton, WI.
2017 WLI National Conference Topic:
Finding Spiritual Peace in Christian Leadership