Prior to starting Stern Consulting in 2008, Spencer led the Public Sector Practice of Chicago Office at Baker Tilly/Virchow, Krause.Previously, while working at Motorola, he initiated the company's Public Sector 3-1-1/CRM consulting practice, which focused on delivering Business Process Re-Engineering (BPR), Change Management, and Return on Investment (ROI) studies for clients.In her consultancy she has performed curriculum development and train-the-trainer work for Allstate, UL, Webmaster Inc., Mc Donald's and the City of Evanston, IL.During 2011 Carole managed a cross-functional team at the City of Evanston that planned, developed and implemented a 311 non-emergency call center from scratch and under very tight time constraints (eleven months.) The project was completed on time and on budget.So, from now on, discovery is put on the back burner until they can start synthesizing the new proteins and compounds that Fred and Ginger make possible to make everyone rich and fund further research.
During that implementation, she also developed and delivered staff training (78 participants) on the 311 Center's software, business procedures, customer service, and team development.He possesses substantial knowledge in the areas of financial management, purchasing, personnel administration, payroll, tax administration, and student administration functions. in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his Masters of Public Administration (MPA) degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Nguyen also contributes to industry publications, including "Beyond ROI: A New Framework for Measuring the Value of Technology Investments" in the Government Finance Review and "Planning and Evaluating Technology Investments" a chapter in GFOA's book, Capital Project: Planning and Evaluation.Huy has lead and managed a number of technology procurement consulting projects, including Fairfax County, VA; City of Newport, RI; Montgomery County, MD; Polk County, IA; City and County of San Francisco, CA; City of Des Moines, IA; and Leon County School District, FL. Huy in the areas of Needs Assessment/Business Case Analysis, RFP/Business Requirements Development, Business Process Mapping, Proposal Assessment, and Market Research. manages the 3-1-1 program for the City of Tempe, Arizona.Too young, idealistic, and in love (and being such big know-it-alls) to postpone for anything silly like moral or financial reasons the couple plunge into human splicing in secret, just to see if they can do it. ) Of course, things go further than planned and before they’re anywhere near ready, they find themselves ankle deep in amniotic fluid and over their heads in parental drama.Their creation, Dren, grows rapidly, forcing everything else in their lives into the background.
Some continuing education activities include: retired as Professor Emeritus of Education after serving 33 years at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).