Jaclyn Schiessl

Administrative Project Director, Abstinence Education Grant

Since 2012, Jaclyn Schiessl has worked in association with AMTC in a variety of capacities. She has served as the Administrative Coordinator of Programs, providing program implementation and development assistance for federally funded family strengthening projects. She also served as an Evaluation Systems Researcher; in this capacity she provided direction and support in developing performance measurement, program fidelity and evaluation systems for government funded programs. Jaclyn has also worked on development of programs in the areas of teen pregnancy and healthy marriage and relationship education, responsible fatherhood, adult mentoring, offender reentry and workforce development. In her current role as the Administrative Project Director of the Title V – Illinois School Board of Education Abstinence Education Grant, Jaclyn is responsible to provide direction and oversight of project implementation and development as well as to collaborate with the performance measurement team to oversee evaluation systems related to project performance measurement and data fidelity systems (Online Participant Tracking System—OPTS), surveys, data integrity, training and reporting). Jaclyn has experience as a Contract Compliance Auditor with the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division (MC BHD), auditing the extensive MC BHD Contract Partner Network to observe, require and maintain compliance within both State and MC BHD indicators. She has also worked for Easter Seals of Southeast Wisconsin as the Grant and Outcome Measurement Coordinator and at Innocence Project New Orleans as the Program Manager where she developed and oversaw implementation of funding sources throughout the organizations. Jaclyn earned a Bachelor of Art Degree in Communication from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.


  • Family strengthening
  • Teen pregnancy
  • Healthy marriage and relationships
  • Responsible fatherhood
  • Adult mentoring
  • Offender reentry
  • Workforce development
  • Program development/implementation
  • Evaluation systems
  • Performance measurement
  • Outcome measurement
  • Program fidelity
  • Compliance auditing
  • Funding management