Diligent compliance for stellar service
As Chief Compliance Officer since 2020, Janelle monitors regulatory changes and requirements so Grand Wealth can ensure clients receive the highest standard of care and guidance. Her ability to embrace change and her problem-solving mentality are key characteristics that help her navigate compliance, HR, client service, and administrative needs, along with leading various firm initiatives.
Janelle is diligent about keeping Grand Wealth's clients’ best interest in the forefront of all she does.
She shares, “I love to see clients making memories with their loved ones and impacting the community as a result of our work together. We have a passionate, kind, and genuine group of clients who you can't help but care about like family. Our client’s goals and the value they place on helping others motivates our team to do our best work.”
Innovating at every level
Before joining Grand Wealth, Janelle worked as an advisor associate and marketing coordinator within the financial space.
Eager to apply her experience and commitment to clear and detailed communication, Janelle was drawn to the growth opportunities and team-oriented mindset here at Grand Wealth. For over ten years, Janelle has brought her compassionate nature and forward-thinking strategies to Grand Wealth Management’s day-to-day operations.
Janelle earned her bachelor of arts in finance from Grand Valley State University.
Dedicated to a thriving work culture
In her role, Janelle manages the operations team and support staff, taking on challenging tasks with grace and kindness. She also prioritizes staff experience in her commitment to fostering a positive and healthy office culture.
“I love how we all pitch in as a team, committed to making a positive impact on our client’s lives. My goal is to guide and empower our Grand Wealth team in a way that fosters a culture of client service excellence and ethical integrity.”
Janelle values time spent with her family, whether it is at the family farm or cheering her children on at their sporting events. She also enjoys time in the garden and going for peaceful runs on the numerous trails throughout West Michigan.