Janelle and her husband, Mark, own and operate two restaurants, where they are proud to provide teens with their first jobs, grant employee scholarships and partner with neighborhoods to support local needs. The Bynums have four children all of whom have attended El Puente Bilingual School in the North Clackamas School District. In her community Janelle has been an active member of the North Clackamas Parent Leadership Alliance, District Equity Committee and a four-time youth soccer coach. Bynum holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.