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Haley Kadish, Associate


Haley Kadish,

  • Education
    Master of Public Administration,
    Ohio State University
    Bachelor of Arts,
    University of Texas, Austin
  • Industry
    Tenure: 7 years
    Consulting: 4 years
    Local Government:
    3 years

Haley has seven years of government and consulting experience that inform her work. She provides our project teams with a variety of staffing and operations analyses, including workload and scheduling evaluations as well as staffing assessments. She also researches best practices and develops performance measures at the department, organizational, and community level.

Prior to joining The Novak Consulting Group, Haley served as an ICMA Local Government Management Fellow in Catawba County, North Carolina. As a Fellow, she improved the talent recruitment and selection process and developed departmental performance measures. She also assisted in the development and implementation of a community food sustainability plan and improved operations by researching and analyzing options for special projects throughout the County.

Haley started her career in the private sector as a virtual solutions subject matter expert for Procter & Gamble. During her tenure, she led a global team and launched and managed virtual consumer research services in multiple product categories.

While in graduate school at The Ohio State University, Haley served the Franklin County, Ohio Child Support Enforcement Agency as a program analysis intern. She also served as a public affairs intern for the U.S. State Department in Zambia.

Haley earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree in public administration from Ohio State University. She is a member of the International City/County Management Association as well as the City of Albuquerque’s Metropolitan Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. Haley is an accomplished artist whose analytic and technical skills are complemented by her design skills.