Champions are organizations that partner with JAF to engage in meaningful public service and celebrate their communities with Jefferson Awards.
President of 40│86 Advisors, Inc., a subsidiary of CNO Financial Inc.,
also an E.V.P. and Chief Investment Officer of CNO Financial
As founder, president, and CEO of Youth Engaging in Leadership and Learning—YELL—Janie has touched the lives of more than 4,000 youth since the program’s start in March 2009. This year, she has been working on the Sixth Annual San Antonio Youth Summit, where adolescents and teens will learn what it takes to be successful. Students who attend the summit learn what they need to be workforce ready. Janie is also a partner in Reach Out Actively Recruit—ROAR—an organization of business people who assist individuals looking for career opportunities. Janie also delivers “Meals on Wheels” and is a den leader for her son’s troop. Janie has been active in diabetes education and prevention.