Jennifer Close leads the Partnership’s efforts to prepare political and career executives to succeed through our Ready to Govern initiative. She collaborates with public and private sector leaders to design and deliver onboarding and professional development seminars and convene and build community among federal executives. Jennifer comes from a long line of mission-driven professionals. She knows how dedicated public servants are and is passionate about helping them achieve extraordinary results. Her favorite government employee is Leslie Knope, an enthusiastic champion of public service.