Janis is a resident of Orange and an organizer with the Music City Festival. She has worked on planning events with Music City, and performed on several Music City Festivals. She is a banjo player and performs both solo and with her band the Big Head Baby Blues Band. She is also a member of University of Orange, and has attended classes there the past few years, and participated in some of their events. Her hobbies are music, art and she teaches Art classes with kids in after school programs. She enjoys walking and playing music with her friends.