Janine was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She attended the University of Florida and graduated in 2013 with a degree in Sociology and a minor in Health Disparities. Janine returned to Gainesville in the spring of 2014, attending Breakthrough in July of the same year, where God showed up in a big way and her life radically changed for the better. Janine has an incredible love for toddlers and pre-school aged children and has been serving in Sprouts as the Toddler room lead teacher since 2015. Janine is currently the Kid Keeper Coordinator for Greenhouse as well as privately tutors elementary aged students. Janine loves cooking Jamaican dishes, exploring state parks, visiting thrift shops, trying mom & pop restaurants, and traversing beaches with her husband, Sean.