Jody Hauer (MPlan '80) is principal evaluator for the Minnesota Office of the Legislative Auditor, which is a nonpartisan research office under the direction of the Legislature. Hauer was project manager for the Legislative Auditor's March 2013 evaluation report on special education which was recently featured in a Twin Cities Daily Planet article. Sarah Roberts Delacueva (MPP '05) and Jodi Munson Rodriguez assisted in the evaluation.
Prior to her current position, Hauer worked for two years as director of research for the State Auditor's Office. Before that, she worked for eight years as a research associate for the Citizens League, a private, nonprofit organization that conducts public policy research.
Read the Twin Cities Daily Planet article about the March 2013 evaluation report on special education.