Scotts Valley Chamber of Commerce
Board President & Ambassador
Pro-Compass Management Consulting & Training
Board Member – 2017 Membership Chair
Janet Janssen offers simple and practical tools for executing strategies to help professionals and business teams overcome obstacles & challenges that impede personal and business growth. Her Dream it, Plan it, Do it workshops, the Coaching Club webinars, and one-on-one executive & individual coaching uses methodologies that teaches work-life balance, neurolinguistics “how we think” and other processes customized for each individual or team needs. Janet is a public speaker & published author. She is a local Felton resident, loves her husband, her cat Spunky and is living her life to the fullest.
2017 Chamber Board Vice President & Ambassador
Managing Partner & Certified Fraternal Field Manager for Modern Woodmen of America
Board Member - 2017 Treasurer
Executive Director - Scotts Valley Water District
Board Member - 2017 Secretary
Scotts Valley Consulting, Inc.
Past President 2015
Bruno’s BBQ Restaurant & Catering
Director - City of Scotts Valley Parks & Recreation Department
Jeanne Jensen Shada is a real estate broker and is an active member of the Santa Cruz Property Managers Association, a member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and the Santa Cruz Association of Realtors. She is also involved in community activities serving as President of the Scotts Valley Chamber of Commerce in 2001 and as Commissioner on the Scotts Valley Arts Commission since its inception in 1999. In 2003 Jeanne was chosen “Woman of the Year” by the Scotts Valley Community. Jeanne continues to update her skills and knowledge through participation in professional courses and seminars. She is an active participant in ECHO (a common interest development association). Jeanne is a Certified Community Association Manager, earning this designation via finance and community law courses in addition to the multi-year experience requirements in managing Home Owner Associations.
Board Member – Special Event Manager
During the last 25 years Jeanette has worked in the hospitality industry for Chaminade Resort, as a district manager for Starbucks, and as an event planner. Her and her husband also currently own and run their own business, Larkin Precision, located here in Scotts Valley. With Starbucks, more than 60,000 clients a month came through her stores and she oversaw more than 2,000 employees. She has coordinated numerous successful events over the years for the City of San Jose, Take Back Santa Cruz, the Scotts Valley Chamber of Commerce and many other local causes (10-40k+ attendance). In addition she has experience in accounting, finance, human resources and manufacturing. “I enjoy seeing people happy and succeeding”, says Jeanette. “Life is a journey, not a competition.” Jeanette was also recently honored at the 2016 Scotts Valley Community Awards Gala, where she received a special award for “Volunteerism” in recognition for all she has done for her community.