was born September 23, 1982 in San Jose, California. A graduate of San Jose State University, this woman is intent on fulfilling her dream of becoming a lawyer one day. Her first TV appearance was on The Real World
: Key West in 2006, while her challenge debut was on Real World/Road Rules Challenge
: The Inferno III where she walked away with a $40,000 paycheck. Janelle is famous for standing her grounds. This became evident when she got angry at her visiting boyfriend. She refused to let her boyfriend in the house after he flirted with strangers at a club, and still didn't give in even if he was unable fly back home. In 2008, she returned to MTV as one of the rookies on Gauntlet III.
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