Janet Velasco, EdD
Adjunct Professor in Education
EdD - Northern Arizona University
MA - Arizona State University
BA - Arizona State University
Janet Velasco has been with OU for approximately 20+ years working as an Adjunct faculty member teaching classes and supervising student teachers in the field. She earned her B.A. and M.A. at ASU, doctorate at NAU in Ed. Administration with emphasis in Curriculum and Supervision. Janet worked for the Tempe Union High School District teaching science and then as an Assistant Principal. She has been trained in Staff Development and Conflict Management. She has worked with students, teachers, and parents in many capacities.
Janet prefers to spend her time with family and friends and is an avid reader. She also enjoys movies and attending concerts and plays. Her favorite pastime is grooming horses and playing with her dogs. Mother Teresa is Professor Velasco’s role model as she tries to instill her philosophy into all of her daily routines.