Janette K. Stout
Director of Administration & Human Resource Services
As Director of Administration & Human Resource Services, Janette is responsible for directing SURA’s administrative functions and property management for SURA’s business facilities. In addition, she is the senior human resource leader responsible for the implementation of SURA’s human resource services, programs, and policies, including workforce planning, health and welfare benefits, performance management, compensation, compliance, and employee relations. She serves as the staff liaison to the Compensation Committee of the SURA Board of Trustees and is a member of the Subcommittee for Retirement Plan Governance and Fiduciary Oversight. Ms. Stout also represents SURA as a member of the Center for Research and Exploration in Space, Science, and Technology (CRESST II) Management Council coordinating program support and resources for the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center CRESST II space science consortium.
Before joining SURA in 2007, Ms. Stout was the Director of Administration for the Cato Institute, a public policy research organization located in Washington, D.C. Prior to that, she held operational and project management roles with both the non-profit and business sector, including the D.C. based Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association, and McCaw Communications (AT&T Wireless) in Austin, Texas.
Ms. Stout received a BSBA from the University of Arkansas Walton College of Business and has earned a Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) designation.