#ELGLInspire Speakers: Jamie Ludovic

Posted on August 30, 2018


ELGLInspire Jamie

Jamie Ludovic

Jamie Ludovic

Central Services Director, Washington County, WI 


What was the very first paying job you held (that you paid taxes on)?

Concession Stand Worker- Pool

What was your: undergraduate institution? Graduate institution? What was/were your degree(s) in?

UW-La Crosse, Northern Illinois University BA, MPA

What class(es) (if any) are applicable to your job today?

Government Accounting

Do you have a work or life motto? What is it?

Don’t Let Perfect Be The Enemy of Good & “Shake it Off”

What book are you currently reading? Would you recommend it?

The Leadership Challenge – Yes

Other than ELGL – do you belong to any other professional associations? Which one(s)?

WCMA, ICMA, WPRA

What’s the best networking advice for job seekers you’ve heard or shared?

If you’re not working, go work for free or volunteer in an area of interest.

What’s the fastest way to NOT get a job or internship with you? (e.g. what should potential applicants avoid doing if they were to ever interview with you for a position).

Have your mom call me or call too frequently about the opportunity

Why should an undergraduate student consider a career working in local government?

Opportunities to make a BIG difference

Meet Jamie in person on September 14! Register for #ELGLInspire at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. This event is free for students!

Register for #ELGLInspire

I’m the co-founder and executive director of ELGL. I love my job. Other things I love: local government, my family, my dog Michael Jordan, sandwiches, naps, books, and skee-ball.

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