As manager of the Technical Innovation Center, Janice works with TIC clients (tech startup companies) to develop them into sustainable companies that launch into the surrounding community, improving quality of life and creating jobs for local people. After spending several years at Owen Software, a tech startup near Washington, DC, Janice became the director of the tech incubator at Hagerstown Community College in 2013. The Technical Innovation Center was awarded a Governor’s Citation in November 2016 for its performance and service to the local community.
Janice also serves as the Treasurer and Board Member of Maryland Business Incubation Association and on the Program Committee of Maryland Economic Development Association. In her spare time, Janice visits impoverished areas with her husband, helping to educate, encourage and empower individuals in ways that create sustainable improvements to their lives.
With a B.S. in Marketing from Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, in 2008 Janice launched her own firm, Janley Consulting, specializing in strategic consulting. She has co-authored four books about women empowerment.