Janet M. Keating joined the Covenant House Board of Directors in November 2006. She has served on the Valerie Fund Children’s Cancer group since 1990 and as its chair for eight years, and also serves on the board of the Trinity Pawling School, Pawling, NY. A native of New Jersey, Ms Keating has extensive background in board work and facilitation, as well as public speaking. She and her family reside in New Jersey. In June 2014, Janet, along with fellow Board member Mark Hennessy, was honored by the Board at the annual Night of Broadway Stars. After serving nine years on the CHI Board, and having a year’s respite, Ms Keating was re-elected to the board in December 2016.