Janessa Jandt | Advisor
Janessa graduated from Minnesota State University Mankato (MSU) in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology & Criminal Justice. She graduated with a master’s degree in Sociology & Human Services in 2018 with an emphasis in victim services. Janessa will start the master’s degree in Social Work program at MSU Mankato fall 2019 for licensure to become a school social worker.
Janessa has worked as a direct support professional at REM Woodvale for 6 years. She was a previous Special Education Advisor at CHOICE Technical Academy. Janessa was a teaching a assistant at MSU Mankato for Victimology 2016-2018. She completed her internship as a victim services coordinator at Steele County State Attorney’s Office.
Most importantly, Janessa has two little boys, Jayden and Oliver Wilde. She enjoys traveling, camping and hiking state parks with them. Some of Janessa’s favorite things are yoga, reading, painting, live music, Halloween and the DC Comic series of Arrow, The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow and Supergirl.