Janet Downs

Janet Downs

Delivery Lead

Janet provides program and delivery oversight support to Agile product teams to deliver on client goals and objectives while meeting high quality standards. She solves complex problems and provides support to teams enabling them to iteratively adapt by planning for and embracing change. Janet supports the planning, preparation and execution of project goals and deliverables and provides resource management, financial management, schedule and task performance oversight.

Prior to joining Bixal, Janet led multiple large-scope information technology (IT) programs as a federal contractor for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Social Security Administration (SSA) and others. Janet has a bachelor’s degree in business administration and communications from Notre Dame of Maryland University, where she graduated magna cum laude. She spends time volunteering and is dedicated to protecting the environment and ocean from today’s greatest global challenges by supporting several organizations, such as Ocean Conservancy, 4ocean and the Wildlife Conservation Society.


  • Program/Project Management
  • Delivery Assurance

Bucket List

Having studied Spanish at the University of Cuernavaca in Mexico, she would like to visit Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries.