Janet is a lifelong resident of Fayette, Missouri, and a graduate of Central Methodist University (BA) and the University of Missouri-Columbia (MA), continuing to use her degrees in English in the banking profession at Commercial Trust Company.  Her favorite part of her career is the company’s emphasis on customer service and community involvement because serving people and making a difference in their lives is a priority for their business.

Janet’s favorite memories of her service with the Thompson Foundation are the stories of the young people and families whose lives are changed by the support that the Foundation provides to the Thompson Center. Janet shared, “It is gratifying to me to be a very small part of their successes and accomplishments in life.”