Janna oversees data management and analytics, research and prospect management, and gift processing across the Development department.

Janna joined NPCA in 2024. Prior to that, Janna worked at The Trust for Public Land, Johns Hopkins University and the Medical University of South Carolina in their development operations and advancement services departments. She has served on the boards of Apra Minnesota and Apra Maryland and has presented her work at Apra, AASP, CASE and other industry conferences for over a decade.

Janna has a B.A. from St. Olaf College. She currently lives in St. Paul, Minnesota and can often be found kayaking one of Minnesota’s many lakes or hiking around a local park.