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Alvarez & Marsal Public Sector Services, LLC

Organization Information

Nancy Zielke


Alvarez & Marsal Public Sector Services, LLC., (A&M) is a public sector focused consulting practice known for asking tough questions, listening well, digging in and rolling up our sleeves. We are fact-driven and action-oriented.  As a public education leader, you are challenged to improve student outcomes in the face of rising costs, budget cuts and declining revenue. School districts often respond to financial issues with a combination of across-the-board cuts, program eliminations and labor force reductions. We empower our clients to define new operating models and align resources with achievement goals.

Core Competencies

  • Allocate Resources to Individual School Sites
  • Analyze Current Levels of Student Learning
  • Apply Cost Analysis to the Budget
  • Develop a Budget Presentation
  • Develop a Plan of Action
  • Develop a Strategic Financial Plan
  • Develop Goals
  • Establish a Partnership between Finance and Academic Staff
  • Evaluate & Prioritize Expenditures to Enact the Instructional Priorities (AROI)
  • Evaluate Choices between Instructional Priorities
  • Financial Policies
  • Identify Communications Strategy
  • Identify Root Causes
  • Put Strategies into Practice & Evaluate Results
  • Research and Develop Instructional Priorities