Janelle is a Strategic Advisor in the Profit Enhancement Solutions group, a division of Smith & Gesteland, LLP. She is directly involved in assisting organizations with the implementation of 80/20.
Prior to joining Smith & Gesteland, Janelle worked in corporate finance for various Fortune 500 manufacturing companies in both the consumer packaged goods industry and toy manufacturing. In these roles, Janelle was most notably responsible for total B2B and B2C P&L statement management and forecasting, capital budgeting, excess and obsolete inventory management as well as financial systems testing. In addition, she frequently worked with department directors and executive management on international expansion, new systems platform rollouts and capital expenditure projects to improve both consumer reach and experience as well as company performance and efficiency.
Janelle was born and raised in the “Home of the Hamburger”, Seymour, WI. She attended college at UW-Madison where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Finance and her MBA through UW-Whitewater.
In her free time, Janelle and her husband love to travel to anywhere the sun is warm and shining where they can put their toes in the sand!