Shawna Eikenberry Joins The Novak Consulting Group February 4, 2019 — The Novak Consulting Group announced today that former Carrollton, Texas Director of Managed Competition and Strategic Planning Shawna Eikenberry has joined the firm. Eikenberry’s two decades of local government service and continuous improvement expertise brings additional depth to TNCG, a firm that helps local governments improve processes to better serve their communities. Eikenberry has more than 20 years of local government experience, including ten years with Johnson County, Kansas and five years serving communities in Texas. Most recently, she served the City of Carrollton, Texas by developing and implementing an organization-wide continuous improvement program, revamping the organizational strategic planning model, and identifying opportunities to improve internal processes and delivery. During her tenure with Johnson County, Kansas as the Director of Administration, she managed all human resource, operational, budgetary, technology, and policy development functions. She was also instrumental in reducing operational costs to avoid a reduction in staffing levels during the economic downturn. Eikenberry is a skilled communicator and strategist with outstanding analytical and problem-solving abilities. She believes that effective local government can transform communities and lives, and she uses her experience to facilitate that transformation. Read Shawna’s full bio here.