Affiliations / Volunteer Activities


National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA)

Member since 2000

Boston Bar Association

Premier Member

Section Member: College & University, Employment, Tax-Exempt Sections

Steering Committee Member, College & University Section, 2002-2018

Past Co-Chair, College & University Section

New England Labor Council

NELC is an association of in-house employment counsel for global corporations and non-profits which have a presence in New England.

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Janet has earned a certification in U.S. privacy law (CIPP/US). 

New York State Bar Association

Member, Labor & Employment Section; Solo & Small Practice Advisory Panel 

Vermont Bar Association

Member, Labor & Employment Section


Journal of College and University Law (JCUL), Advisory Committee

JCUL is a peer-reviewed law journal focused on college and university law.  Janet has served as an advisory committee and/or editorial board member since 2006.  


Educause is a nonprofit association and the largest community of technology, academic, industry, & campus leaders advancing higher education through the use of IT. 

Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD) & New England AHEAD

Higher Education Protection Network (HEPNet)

National association of professionals who seek to advance the interactions of higher education institutions with children & youth.  HEPNet promotes good practices for protecting vulnerable populations and providing appropriate programming and resources. 

Board Member, Reading Education Foundation, 2014-2016

Cornell University Alumni Admissions Ambassador, 1987-present


School Council member at high school, middle school, and elementary levels, 2011-16

Middle School Principal Screening Committee, 2016

Boston College Law School, Mentor and past supervisor for Semester-in-Practice Program

Frequent guest speaker at law schools in Boston