Janelle Beverly worked as a graduate student intern before graduating with a dual M.A. in Public Administration and a M.S. in Information Science at UNC-Chapel Hill. She received her B.A. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Janelle worked as a Co-op student for the local housing agency, Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) and thereafter worked with Detroit Housing Commission (DHC) and Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County. Janelle came to the UNC Environmental Finance Center apart of the Educating Stewards of Public Information in the 21 st Century Program (ESOPI-21).