Research Consultant

Janice has worked in a variety of capacities in the child welfare system at the state, national, and international levels. Her work focuses on supporting current and former foster youth as they transition into adulthood, as well as engaging in advocacy efforts to ensure that foster youths' voices are being included in systems change efforts. At POC, Janice is a research consultant on the Strive study. Janice holds a bachelor's degree in sociology, with an emphasis in criminology and juvenile delinquency, and an MSW, both from the University of Washington.