In response to the Black Lives Matter movement last year, a number of corporations organized donations to racial-justice causes and put out statements … Read more
Janelle St. Omer is regional vice president at Benevity, where she oversees new corporate partnerships across the Eastern seaboard in North America and helps companies optimize the impacts of their programs through best practices, innovative approaches, and engaging nonprofits. She is also the chair of Benevity’s Belongings Champions group and Black Employee Network, as well as being an ambassador for Not Myself Today.
Before Benevity, Janelle was the VP of business and community dvelopment at Volunteer Canada, managed the launch of the employee volunteer program at TD Bank Group, and managed fundraising campaigns for corporations in the finance sector at United Way Toronto. She holds a Certificate in Corporate Citizenship Practice from Boston College, is currently pursuing her MBA and is a member of the Emerging Leaders Network Through Civic Action.