Janel Holden is a Human Resource Development professional with over 17 years experience in the learning and development field. She is passionate about helping organizations strive towards performance excellence. Her experience ranges throughout multiple industries including, technology, health care, government, nonprofit, and financial services. At Pinnacle, Janel serves in a senior expert role, supporting projects as an internal thought partner and external facing knowledge leader.


Janel holds a M.A. in Human Resource Development with a certification in Organization Development from the University of St. Thomas. She was the 2014 President of the American Society of Training and Development - Twin Cities Chapter.