Leadership Studies

Janet Etzel

Professional Advisor
Janet Etzel photo

Office Location

127 Lewiston-Auburn Campus



Academic Degrees

  • M.S. in Mental Health Counseling
  • B.S. in Community Health Education


Janet is the Professional Advisor dedicated to Leadership Studies students on the Lewiston campus. After working for the MES Foundation providing career and educational counseling and co-founding a small Maine company that provided individual and corporate coaching and career counseling services, she joined the staff of the newly formed Early Student Success Office at USM, and in 2009 she became a Professional Advisor at the LAC campus. She also teaches career related classes. In her spare time she enjoys reading non-fiction, true crime books, and cats.

Areas of Expertise

Janet is a licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the state of Maine, a National Certified Counselor (NCC), a National Certified Career Counselor (NCCC), a Master Career Counselor (MCC), and a Certified Corporate Coach.