Career Talk with Justin Meservie

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Information: 

Please join Fels as we welcome Justin Meservie, '07, to speak about his career following his graduation from Fels.

This conversation will be moderated by current Fels student, John Pierce. John is from Philadelphia, and has professional management experience with NASA and the IRS. He worked to help develop a performance management framework for the government of Saudi Arabia in 2016.

All registered attendees will receive lunch. 

About the Speaker:

Justin (pictured above) most recently served in the Obama Administration as the Senior Advisor to the Deputy Director for Management and Chief Performance Officer at the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB), where he supported day-to-day operations for OMB’s management offices, and also advised on the implementation of President Obama’s Management Agenda. Prior to this role, Justin served in the Office of the Secretary at the U.S. Department of Commerce, where he was the Senior Director for Management and Performance, and also Chief of Staff to the CFO and Assistant Secretary for Administration. In these roles he drove performance for operational functions, advised on the Department’s $9 billion budget, and consulted on strategy and operations for public safety, export, and foreign direct investment programs. 

Prior to joining the Obama Administration, Justin served at OMB in multiple roles, including Special Assistant, Program Examiner, and Budget Analyst where he worked on a government reorganization proposal, international economic and financing programs, and the Recovery Act and Troubled Asset Relief Program during the Financial Crisis. He also worked at the PFM Group, a financial advisory firm and served as a summer analyst with the U.S. Intelligence Community. 

Justin received a MPA from the University of Pennsylvania, a BA in Economics and Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and completed coursework at the London School of Economics and the Wharton School. 

Location Name: 
Spady Room at Fox-Fels Hall
Location Address: 

3814 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Fels Institute of Government
University of Pennsylvania
3814 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: (215) 898-2600
Fax: (215) 746-2829