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Brad Wassink

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Brad Wassink
City

Madison, WI

Organization

Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Title

Assistant Deputy Secretary of State

Career Aspirations

Make public policy more effective in its mission to help low-income families and individuals achieve their potential in the labor market and to ensure the safety of vulnerable children.

Why did you choose to pursue an MBA?

The public agencies responsible for administering social services programs are large and complex. Services are delivered across for-profit, public, and not-for-profit sectors. Fundamental principles in management, as well as frameworks and tools rooted in business, apply to public agencies and have much to offer their leaders and clients.