Janet Brunckhorst

Principal Product Manager, Carbon Five


As someone who is never satisfied with the status quo, Janet Brunckhorst has been applying her passion for transformation to organizations large and small for more than a dozen years. With a background in critical thinking, Janet specializes in diagnosing and solving complex organizational issues for product teams. She played a key role in implementing Agile practices and digital transformation at travel publisher Lonely Planet and BBC Worldwide before founding a digital consultancy in Melbourne, Australia. She then moved to San Francisco to lead product at the Asian Art Museum, bridging the museum’s cultural tradition with its digital future. Janet is currently Principal Product Manager at Carbon Five in San Francisco, where she provides leadership in product and process transformation for clients ranging from two-person startups to 10-billion-dollar enterprises. Outside of work, Janet is a failed rockstar and enjoys being outdoors with her kids.