Faculty & Staff
Jennifer MacBlane, MPA
Lecturer of Public Affairs, Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs, McCormack Graduate School
Areas of Expertise
Public Budgeting, Child Welfare Regulation and Management, Operations Management
MPA, Arizona State University
Ms. Jennifer MacBlane is an adjunct faculty member in the public affairs program and is a senior consultant at the Public Consulting Group. She focuses on assisting child welfare agencies to help them identify additional resources and to better serve children within their existing resources.
Her expertise includes operations management, especially workload and performance tracking, as well as forecasting, tracking, and management of federal funds. She also provides budget administration, grant allocation, and revenue maximization assistance. An additional area of interest is assisting agencies to obtain resources for transitional age foster youth and facilitating successful outcomes for this population through the establishment of provider networks and consumer choice.