Welcome to Janell Johnson - Our Newest Member
by Kaj Pedersen
BBRC are pleased to welcome Janell Johnson to their fold. Janell is the Associate Development Director for the Village Theater and is responsible for the Endowment and Family Giving side of the theater’s activities. Before that Janell was with the Seattle Opera. Janell is from the WA originally.
Janell has two sons. One is serving in the military and is stationed in Japan, while the other is pursuing a professional soccer career in Europe. Her interests include Japanese culture, theater, soccer, travel and Latin dance. When she has moment, she also serves as board member with Cultural Access Washington and is the President-Elect with the Washington Planned Giving Council.
Janell from a young age has had a passion in working with others and in service to the community. She was a former Rotarian in Arizona, where she has experienced Rotary’s Service above Self and has appreciated Rotary’s ability to transcend race, age, gender, social status and religion in its service to the community. She sees this in the BBRC family, which is one of the reasons for her joining our club.
Please take an opportunity to introduce yourself to Janell as she gets more involved with our club.