Janis Weier earned her Master of Science in Elementary Education with a reading emphasis, and her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with a math specialization from the University of Wisconsin–Platteville.
In her current position Weier assists students in preparing for the Foundations of Reading test as well as the math PRAXIS exam. Previously Weier has taught Foundations of Early Childhood Education at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. She has also worked as a classroom teacher in grades 1-4, and a Title I reading teacher for grades K-6. Weier has additional experience as a pre-school teacher and as a middle school at-risk teacher. She has also been active in community service boards as well as serving as a 4-H leader and Religious Education coordinator and teacher.