Janette K. Stout
Director of Administration & Human Resource Services
As Director of Administration & Human Resource Services, Janette Stout is responsible for directing SURA’s administrative functions and the property management and oversight of SURA business facilities. In addition, Ms. Stout is responsible for the coordination of SURA’s human resource services, programs, and policies, including workforce planning, health and welfare benefits, performance management, compensation, and employee relations and compliance. 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.
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.