Mrs. Turner and her husband Perry have three daughters in Hoover City Schools. Janet holds a BS in Finance from the University of South Alabama, and an MBA from the University of Texas. Prior to being named Executive Director, Janet excelled in the private sector, first, as a corporate lender in Los Angeles, then as a senior executive for a major gaming company in Las Vegas.
Janet has also been very active in the community. Before being named Executive Director, she served as President of the Hoover Parent-Teacher Council as well as Board Member and Treasurer of the Hoover City Schools Foundation. She was also PTO President at Deer Valley Elementary School and worked to raise over $100,000 for playground renovations. She is well connected with parents, faculty, central office staff, and the Board of Hoover City Schools, and has a strong reputation for service, commitment, dependability and loyalty.
In her free time, Janet enjoys Crossfit and spending time with her family. Janet is a proven effective communicator, problem solver and consensus builder. With her strong corporate background and finance experience, she is a great benefit to the Hoover City Schools Foundation.