INNOVATIVE THINKING
RIGOROUS APPROACHES
REAL WORLD IMPACT

 

Mr. Zachary Miller

Zachary Miller (MPA, Nonprofit Management, George Washington University; CLSSGB) is a Research Associate at IMPAQ International with over twelve years of programmatic experience throughout the public, private, and nonprofit sectors and over five years of research and evaluation experience. He has expertise with workforce and community development, process assessment and improvement initiatives, program implementation and evaluation, youth development, and building organizational capacities. Mr. Miller specializes in providing technical assistance, working with underserved populations and facilitating short and long term process improvement projects. He is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (CLSSGB).

At IMPAQ, Mr. Miller supports studies for USDOL including evaluations of Trade Adjustment Act Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) and Workforce Innovation Fund (WIF) grantees and a Congressional mandated study of the Short-Time Compensation unemployment insurance program. Mr. Miller also provides business process reengineering (BPR) services to state and local offices in Tennessee, Colorado, and Nebraska administering the Food and Nutrition Service’s (FNS) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Prior to joining IMPAQ International, Mr. Miller worked on federal projects and foundation funded initiatives as a consultant and research associate. His work includes contributions to projects with the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention at the Office of Justice Programs; the National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities, a project of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health; audits for the Inspector General at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and evaluations for numerous foundations and organizations including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, The California Endowment, and the World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation.  In addition, Mr. Miller has extensive experience working with youth serving community organizations. 

Mr. Miller is an AmeriCorps VISTA alumnus. He earned a Masters of Public Administration from the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration at The George Washington University.  

IMPAQ Papers and Presentations

Miller, Z. (2015, May). Innovative Strategies to Serving Youth 22 to 24: Lessons Learned. Presentation at the National Association of Workforce Development Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV.

Miller, Z. & Saltz, R. (2014, June). How Are We Doing and Where Do We Go From Here: Practical Methods and Approaches to Evaluating Your ADR Program. Workshop presentation at the Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution Annual Conference, Greenbelt, MD.