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					                  LANA W. JAC KM AN, PH.D.
         359 WALDEN STREET, C AM BRIDGE, M A. 02138
           HOM E: 617.864.0738 OFFIC E: 617.354.6269
               EM AIL: LJ@M ELANGEINFO.C OM


                      PR OFESSIONAL PROFILE
   High performing education professional with diverse management and
    leadership experience in a variety of academic and non-profit environments.
   Versatile and seasoned professional who adapts well to rapidly changing
    environments.
   Skilled strategist and team builder who employs a participative and
    collaborative management style with both internal and external
    constituencies.
   A proactive, strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communicator who
    brings a cultural competence perspective in delivering effective presentations
    on behalf of organizational mission, goals and objectives .
                       ARE AS OF EXPERTISE
                                               Problem Solving
   Strategic Planning and
    Leadership                                 Decision Making
   Program Development,                       Grant Development and
                                                Fundraising
    Assessment, and Evaluation
                                               Health Literacy and Community
   Operations Management
                                                Based Participatory Research
   Project Planning/Execution
                                               ICT Literacy
   Cultural Competence Training
                                               Training and Leadership
   Fiscal Management
                                                Development


                    EDUC ATION & CERTIFIC ATION

       Ph.D., Educational Studies, Lesley University
       Ed.M., Education and Social Policy, Harvard University
       B.A., Political Science, University of Massachusetts Boston
       Preliminary Superintendent/Assistant Superintendent Certification




                   PR OFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Mélange Information Services, Inc.
Principal 2000-Present
   Extensive training in workforce development programs for non-profit
    organizations.
   Provides technical assistance and training for non-profit board leadership and
    development.
   Specializes in Information Literacy/Knowledge Management Practices/Health
    Communication Strategies & Practices.
   Expertise and demonstrated skills in the creation of cultural competence
    protocols for organizational leadership and line staff development initiatives.
   Provides strategic planning, fiscal mgt, program development,
    intra/interagency community based collaborative projects, social service
    program development/ evaluation protocols, and volunteer management
    practices. Grant writing and fund development expertise.
   Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) Development Projects.

University of Massachusetts, Boston, Boston, MA
Senior Academic Program Director 1990-2002
   Developed and supervised the implementation of technological programs and
    applications related to student retention, new student orientation, and
    academic advising.
   Managed an orientation, academic, and career advising program for 500+
    students in the College of Management and the College of Arts and Sciences
   Coordinated the joint Boston Globe Foundation/UMass Boston Taylor
    Scholars Scholarship and Retention Program as well as created the
    Benjamin S. Carson Scholarship Program.
   Developed and maintained Boston Globe Foundation/UMass Boston Taylor
    Scholars website.
   Produced a Globe Foundation sponsored information literacy training multi-
    media CD-ROM product.

Associate Dean - Enrollment Services 1980 – 1990
   Created the Office of Graduate Admissions and Records and managed the
    development of supporting administrative objectives, policies, procedures,
    and publications for 25 graduate programs.
   Administered several university wide academic scholarship programs.
   Adjudicated student concerns/complaints.

Director of Student Financial Aid 1974 – 1980
   Managed $8 million dollar federal, state, and institutional financial aid
    program.
   Supervised a staff of twenty-nine including eight professional staff members.
   Served as a consultant for the Massachusetts State Student Training
    Program
   Conducted federal program reviews for both public and private institutions.




                         TEAC HING EXPER IENCE

   Adjunct faculty at Lesley University’s Graduate School of Education
   Graduate courses: Integrating Social Studies into the Elementary Classroom
    and Interdisciplinary Approach to Content Areas
   University of Massachusetts, Boston - College of Arts and Sciences - First
    Year Freshmen Seminar.
    SUM M ARY OF PR OFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS /C OM M UNITY
                  ORG ANIZ ATIONS/HONORS

    Research Associate, Center for Community Health Education Research and
     Services, Inc. (CCHERS) 2007
    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s New Connections Initiative Finalist,
     2007
    Chair, National Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Literacy
     Policy Council, 2006
    Co Chair, National Forum of Information Literacy, 2005
    Member, American Association of Diabetes Educators 2004
    Evaluator, Indiana Children’s Trust Fund, 2003
    Reviewer, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Technology Opportunities Program,
     2001
    Co-sponsor, United States Telecommunications Training Institute –
     Information Literacy and Knowledge Management, 2001
    Technology Fellow, The Learning Institute, University of Massachusetts,
     Boston, 2001
    Chairperson, Boston Globe Foundation Scholarship Committee, 1990 - 2002

           SUM M ARY OF PR OFESSIONAL PR ESENT ATIONS

    Keynote, Central Queensland University Lifelong Learning Conference, 2008
    Host, Information Literacy Summit: American Competitiveness in the
     Information Age, Washington, D.C. 2006
    Presenter, First International Information Literacy Experts Conference,
     Prague, 2003
    Co-Host, United States Telecommunications Training Institute –2001, 2003
    Lesley University - Knowledge Management Training Institute 2001, 2003
    Keynote, Annual Meeting of the Iowa Library Association 2001
    Presenter, National Forum on Information Literacy, 2001
    Presenter, Curry College, Faculty Information Literacy Training, 2000
    Presenter, Babson College, Media Literacy Group, 2000

                    RESEARC H AND PUBLIC ATIONS

    Jackman, Lana W. (2008). The national forum on information literacy:
     Advocacy in Action. Central Queensland University.
    Jackman, Lana W. (PI). (2005). The Diabetes information access system
     project (DIAS) National Institutes of Health /National Institute of Diabetes and
     Digestive and Kidney. NIH Small Business Innovation Research Grant
     Program - DK065318.
    Jackman, Lana W. and Jones, Lorna D. (2003). “Cultural competence is
     diversity’s next step.” Women’s Business Journal. Boston:WB
    Jackman, Lana W. and Jones, Lorna D. (2002). “Information literacy, ITCs,
     and the ngo/non-profit world: A practitioner’s perspective.” National
    Commission on Libraries and Information Science, National Forum on
    Information Literacy & UNESCO.
   Jackman, Lana W. (2002). Information literacy: Whose job is it? Academic
    Exchange Quarterly, http://rapidintellect.com/AEQweb/ (Winter 2002 issue).
   Bailey, Elsa and Jackman, Lana W. (2000). “Hood children’s literacy project
    of lesley university” Cambridge, MA: Lesley University/Charles H. Hood
    Foundation
   Jackman, Lana W. & Payne, Patricia. (1996). “The power of information and
    communities of color” The Trotter Review V.9 No 2 Fall/Winter 95-96,
    Boston:Trotter Institute.
   Jackman, Lana W. & Payne, Patricia. (1995). “Information literacy: For the
    privileged only”. Cheryl LaGuardia, Stella Bentley, and Janet Martorana
    (Eds.) The Upside of Downsizing: Using Library Instruction to Cope. 1995,
    San Francisco: Scarecrow Press.

				
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