Over twelve years of diverse experience in program management with advanced skills in developing and managing contracts and grants, strategic planning, community engagement, developing policies, health education and trainings, qualitative and quantitative program monitoring; managing data, program operations, budgets, customer service, and personnel.
Providing supervision and oversight of 15 direct report positions, over 450 contracts, amendments and solicitations, and Department planning activities to provide services for adults (programs for seniors, disability, mental health and chemical/substance abuse), children and family services (child protection, foster care, and living assistance) and homelessness prevention, financial assistance programs (food, general and emergency assistance, Medicaid, MN Family Investment Program), interpreters and for IT-information systems and staff training
Providing supervision of numerous research and analysis activities related to the Affordable Care Act and Minnesota statutes to provide reports for policy development by the legislature and leadership officials.
Providing leadership and administration of program operations – a Tobacco Settlement funded treatment reimbursement program serving uninsured and under-insured populations through a statewide, contracted network of providers.
Monitoring compliance with Legislative mandates
Budgets/Fiscal Management, Databases:
Community Outreach and Communication:
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Providing statewide program project leadership, technical assistance and consultation, evaluation, budget planning, grant management, data management and reporting, and collaborations.
Budget Management, Databases:
Technical Assistance, Management, Operations and Training:
Communication, Partnerships, Collaborations and Community Outreach:
Project Leadership and Management:
Public Health, Health Care Organization and Policy
Dental Hygiene, Public Health, Biological and Social Sciences
Numerous cultural sensitivity, inclusiveness and anti-racism training courses, Emergency Preparedness (level 100, 200), Balanced Score Card, Results Based Accountability, Six Sigma, Continuous Quality Improvement, Governmental Accounting, numerous management and personnel courses, Conflict Resolution, HIPAA and Data Security, and others available upon request.
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