Janet Velasquez is a active leader throughout her community and enjoys being a service to others. She is a graduate from Ritenour High and will continue her education at Southern University of Edwardsville. She will be majoring in criminal justice and social work in order to work with youth who struggle with finding the right path. Through her interest in youth Janet became an intern at the Brown school. Janet enjoys being there for people but she also finds time to simply go on a hike or writing.