Janet Keller has been involved in politics and public policy issues at the local, state and federal level for more than 30 years. In 1990, she founded Keller Consultants, which provides strategic advice to candidates, campaigns and private clients in support of their political and philanthropic interests. She is driven to affect change and give voice to the voiceless and the vulnerable.
In 2000, Ms. Keller was appointed by Governor Gray Davis to serve for 6 years as a member of the California Regional Water Quality Control Board which seeks to preserve, enhance, and restore California’s water resources.
Ms. Keller was honored to serve during President Obama’s second term as a member of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, a presidentially appointed board that works in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and National Endowment for the Humanities to promote national arts programs and education.
For the past three years, Ms. Keller served as an advocate for many of the survivors of Larry Nassar, including United States National Team and Olympic team members. She prepared and accompanied survivors to meetings with members of the United States Senate, hearings of the Senate Commerce and Judiciary Committees and other public events in support of the efforts to protect generations of athletes.
Ms. Keller graduated from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. She and her husband have four children and reside in Laguna Beach, California.