Master of Arts in Public Affairs Reporting from the University of Illinois at Springfield
Bachelor of Arts in Print Journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Currently serve on the Advisory Board of Illinois Issues magazine, an independent, nonprofit public affairs magazine based at the University of Illinois Springfield
I am a management consultant with a background in public affiars journalism, including serving as Statehouse bureau chief of Illinois Issues magazine, a nonprofit public affairs magazine published by the University of Illinois Springfield.
KEB is a mid-sized regional firm of management consultants, business advisors and certified public accountants. Based in Springfield, Illinois, we have seven offices in three Midwestern states. Service to religious institutes has been an important part of the firm's fabric since its inception in 1931. Beginning in 1986, we expanded our services to religious institutes to include specialized consulting services, including stewardship assessment, strategic planning, group process facilitation, reconfigurations and specialized financial management consulting.
Also since 1986, KEB has been a top-level advisor to many public agencies at the state, local and federal levels, particularly in the area of workforce development under the federal Workforce Investment Act. Specific areas of experience include policy development and implementation, operations analysis and improvement, staff training and strategic planning.