Janine Yancey

About Me

Janine Yancey is a tech CEO, lawyer and expert on HR and workplace compliance issues. As founder and CEO of Emtrain, Janine innovated a unique technology platform that provides HR and compliance education, expert guidance and data analytics to promote healthier organizations. Janine’s focus is on neutral, third party guidance and problem solving and Emtrain’s on-demand educational content and interface for employee’s questions and concerns put Janine at the forefront of thought leadership on sexual harassment, unconscious bias, discrimination and ethics issues in Silicon Valley and beyond. Janine is a sought-after speaker and has been published and interviewed in the media including Fast Company, Esquire, USA Today, Bloomberg Business, and Tech Crunch. Prior to founding Emtrain, Janine was a partner at Employment Law Partners where she specialized in solving labor and employment problems for high tech firms including Google, Intuit and a variety of start-ups. Janine also worked as counsel at Liebert Cassidy Whitmore, served as Board Member of the Northern California Human Resources Association, and authored of The HR Handbook, designed to help young tech companies navigate workplace laws. Janine earned her JD at University of California Hastings School of Law and a BA in English and Political Science at the University of California Berkeley.

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