Janice Herbert

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School Business Operations Manager

Janice joined the LA Promise Fund in August 2016 as the Community Partnership Coordinator Americorps. She worked collaboratively with teachers and after-school site coordinators to support, develop, and implement new after-school programs at all LA Promise Fund network schools. She now serves as the School Business Operations Manager for our LA Promise Charter High School #1.

Prior to joining the LAPF family, she worked at her alma mater, Fairfield University, as the Program Coordinator for the Office of Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs. In this role, she oversaw a mentoring program for first year/first generation college students and provided academic advising to a small cohort of students. In addition, she provided programming support for cultural heritage months and AHANA/affinity student groups.

Herbert holds a B.A. in Psychology and minors in Black Studies, as well as Women, Gender & Sexuality from Fairfield University.

Her favorite books are the Harry Potter Series, and murder/mystery books. Her favorite hobby is dancing hip-hop and Latin dance as stress relievers.

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela