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Janice Nadean Boykin, American public information officer. Certified child welfare specialist I & II, child protection investigator.


Boykin, Janice Nadean was born on August 11, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of James Andrew and Glynes Nadean Boykin.


Bachelor, Chicago State University, 1992. Master of Social Work, Loyola University, Chicago, 2003.


ZMT operator Main Post Office, Chicago, 1974—1977. Medical data entry operator Cook County Hospital, 1977—1979. Medical transcriber Christ Hospital, Oak Lawn, 1979—1980.

Clerk typist State of Illinois, Chicago, 1981. Public aid caseworker State of Illinois/Public Aid, 1983. Child welfare specialist State of Illinois/Department Child and Family Services, 1992—1995, child protection investigator, 1995—2001, management operations analyst II, since 2001.

Internship family consultant I.A.M. A.B.L.E., 2002—2003. Public service administrator, department child protection (DCFS) State of Illinois Department Child and Family Services, Chicago, since 2004. Director, founder Tic Tock Child Care Center, Burnham, Illinois, 2001.


  • Certified child welfare specialist I & II, child protection investigator.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) When the Healing Begins, 2000. Composer: (songs) Finger Lickin' Good, 2000.


  • Other Interests

    Music, running, tennis, chess.


Children: Pernevlon Ellis Junior, Reylon R. Ellis, Alonzo Ellis, Sparkle C. Ellis.

James Andrew

Glynes Nadean Boykin

Pernevlon Ellis Junior Boykin

Reylon R. Ellis Boykin

Alonzo Ellis Boykin

Sparkle C. Ellis Boykin