Janelle works as a Clinical Nurse Consultant in a non-profit aged care service focused on older people who have been homeless. After moving to Orange in 2008 to work in NSW Health as a Registered Nurse specialising in mental health for older people, Janelle quickly became an active and engaged member of the local community. She is currently Vice President of the Environmentally Concerned Citizens of Orange and an advocate for local environmental and social issues. Her concerns for preserving the inherent dignity of all members of society motivates her to strive for an integrated community based on sustainability and equality.