​With an international background in arts management and fundraising, Janine has nearly 20 years of experience working in museums and arts nonprofits including the Hammer Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, Exit Art and several cultural institutions in Beirut.

Janine joined St. Olaf’s development team in 2017​ and works with alumni, parents and friends of the college​ in the mid-Atlantic, including Washington DC and New York City, as well as the Twin Cities.​ ​​​She​ thoroughly enjoys building long-term partnerships with donors who want to make a meaningful impact at the college through their philanthropy.  ​Janine​ also believes that giving is a massively consciousness-raising act.   

Areas of Interest and Expertise

  • Major Gifts

  • Planned Gifts and Estate Provisions

  • Visual Arts

  • Arts Management


  • B.A., History of Art and Visual Culture, University of California, Santa Cruz

  • M.A., Visual Arts Administration, New York University