Jennifer (Jenny) Wein, PMP, MBA, MS, CPA
IT Modern Strategist
IT Management Consultant at Plante Moran, PLLC.
Ms. Wein’s leadership style emphasizes empowering others, listening and adapting, identifying resources to enable success, providing supportive learning environments, and de-escalating conflict. She facilitates executive-level, cross-functional governance teams and re-energizes teams by building cultures for collaboration, continuous learning, and room to fail. In addition, she oversees project managers and other IT team members in matrix reporting structures. Her experience includes reorganizing reporting structures for her own teams as well as providing recommendations as a consultant to other organizations.
Technology & Data
To streamline and transform team operations Ms. Wein oversees the selection through adoption of tools to eliminate manual activities and automate interfaces and workflow processes. She has implemented Microsoft’s suite of tools and 20+ financial, HR, operational, and related systems costing up to $60M. She has also negotiated contracts and netted 8% annual savings on the licenses for her team’s 20+ software applications. In addition, Ms. Wein’s early career included auditing organizations’ financial data quality and reports, where she was sought out for her analytical skills and ability to
streamline audit processes.
Policies & Procedures
Ms. Wein’s projects have included rewriting financial policies and union agreements to adapt to new technology, business process mapping with illustrations to streamline or remove bottlenecks, overseeing the development and roll-out of capacity planning and program management dashboards, operationalizing industry best practices for risk management, and strengthening project intake and prioritization tools.
Ms. Wein holds an MBA and a Master of Science in Sustainable Systems from the University of Michigan. Outside of work, Ms. Wein is a Board and Finance Committee Member for the Michigan Organization on Adolescent Sexual Health. She also maintains an organic garden, habitats for native wildlife, and is a local real estate investor.