Janice Munemitsu is a spiritual director in private practice and Biola University, as well as a team member in charge of donor engagement for Generous Giving. Her passion is helping people find true spiritual freedom (2 Corinthians 3:17) through soul care, spiritual direction, and generosity. She has served on the Generous Giving team since 2011, connecting people to the biblical message of generosity through the Journey of Generosity experience. After having led back-to-back capital campaigns for over 9 years at Mariners Church in Irvine, CA, her heart grew for truly transformational stewardship and personal spiritual renewal.
Janice learned about the cycle of abuse and domestic violence as well as the process toward recovery and restoration by serving for 18 years as a member of the Board of Directors for The Sheepfold, a long-term residential program for abused mothers and their children. One of Janice’s greatest joys is to see souls healed and transformed to live out their God-given callings. Her heart is for women to be fully and whole-heartedly who God created them to be as His beloved.
Janice comes from the consumer brands/food industry, where her last role was Vice President of Consumer Brand Marketing, ConAgra Foods. She has experience in change management and culture change and has served on a corporate board in the real estate industry. Janice has a B.S and M.B.A. from the University of Southern California. She received a M.A., Spiritual Formation and Soul Care at the Institute for Spiritual Formation (ISF), Talbot Seminary/Biola University. Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors for the National Christian Foundation California, Asian Access, and The Malachi 3 Foundation. She is a founding team member of the Mendez v. Westminster Freedom Trail and Tribute Monument to open in 2021, commemorating the 1947 victory that led to school desegregation 9 years before Brown v. Education and public school access for children of all races in California. With a heart for travel and light suitcase to match, Janice is a native of Orange County, CA.