Mount Carmel Alumni Foundation Board, Treasurer
Pius X High School, Class of 1978


written by Janine Haydel

Janine graduated from Pius X High School with the Class of 1978 after attending St. Lawrence Brindisi Elementary School in Watts. Upon her high school graduation, Janine attended Los Angeles Harbor College, graduating in 1980 with an Associate of Arts degree. She then attended California State University Dominguez Hills, graduating in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Accounting.

After several years of working as an Auditor for the Internal Revenue Service, Price Waterhouse and MCA Inc., Janine took over her father’s small seasonal tax practice and grew it into a tax and accounting practice with over 300 individual and corporate tax clients.

Janine is the youngest of five children who all attended Catholic elementary and high schools. She loves to read; travel with her husband of 16 years; and spend time with their three children, extended family and friends. Janine is also a current Board Member of Wattstar Theatres, Inc., which is committed to building a first rate movie theater in the Watts community.