Janine Gawel

Development Coordinator

Janine Gawel supports all aspects of CASEL’s fundraising efforts, including research, data management, and donor relations. Prior to joining the CASEL team she completed her service in the U.S. Peace Corps in Ukraine as a community development volunteer, where she led HIV/AIDS prevention projects and youth-development projects focused on increasing volunteerism and awareness of social justice issues. Janine previously worked in development at PAWS Chicago (Pets Are Worth Saving) and as a volunteer coordinator of environmental community service projects at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

Janine earned her master’s degree in public finance and nonprofit management at Indiana University-Bloomington and her bachelor’s degree in political science at Southern Illinois University.