For over 16 years, Sheri Chaney Jones has improved government agencies, nonprofits, and small businesses using performance management, evaluation, and organizational behavior best practices. Her experience and expertise has transformed measurement cultures and as a result, saved public dollars, improved outcomes, demonstrated effectiveness, and increased revenues. Prior to founding Measurement Resources Company in 2010, Sheri’s work as the Performance Center Manager with The Ohio Department of Aging, saved the state of Ohio $250,000,000 in annual Medicaid costs with the creation of the Long-term Care Savings Calculator. Sheri is the author of Impact & Excellence: Data-driven Strategies for Aligning Mission, Culture, and Performance in Nonprofit and Government Organizations published by Jossey-Bass in 2014. At The Ohio State University, Sheri teaches a course on creating measurement cultures as part of the Certified Public Manager’s Program and is an adjunct faculty for Franklin University. Sheri earned a M.A. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Central Michigan University and a B.S. with distinction in Psychology from The Ohio State University.
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