Insights and Thought Leadership

Leveraging more than 30 years of experience working across the public sector, our colleagues and subject matter experts often share insights, guidance, and best practices through a variety of channels—case studies, presentations, white papers, thought leadership pieces, and more.

Here is a collection of those materials, including information on our featured subject matter experts. 



Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Workforce Development

Human Services

  • Tracy Bell

    Expertise: Information technology, Project management, Strategy and analysis, Remote/virtual solutions, Business leadership

  • Ivy Doxley

    Expertise: Child welfare systems engagement and cross-collaboration, Policy and program development, implementation, and evaluation, Development of strategic federal and state plans and program improvement plans, Organization and systems change management, Implementation of Continuous Quality Improvement practices, Engagement of consumers to strengthen policies, programs, and service delivery, ADDIE-Training Design, Delivery & Evaluation

  • Karen Hallenbeck

    Expertise: Project management for complex, large-scale studies, Program evaluations, including process, outcome, and cost evaluations, Workload studies, Development of strategies to monitor fidelity and outcomes of evidence-based programs, Financial mapping of programs to identify sustainable strategies

  • Brian Howells

    Expertise: Supplemental Nutrition Assisstance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

  • Jennifer MacBlane

    Expertise: Human services purchasing and payment reform, Assessments, evaluations, and transformations of human services systems of care

  • Judge James Payne

    Expertise: Child Welfare

Elders and Persons with Disabilities

Executive Function

Home and Community Based Services Consulting for State Systems (HCBS)

Welfare to Work