Acting Deputy Secretary for Administration
Michelle Jennings was appointed acting deputy secretary for administration on July 10, 2021. She began her career with the Commonwealth in 1986, serving in various human resources capacities for the Department of Agriculture and Department of Transportation. In 2013, she became an employee relations coordinator for PennDOT District 8, and in 2015, she became their field HR officer. Since 2019, Jennings has been the field operations division chief for the Office of Administration's Infrastructure and Economic Development HR Delivery Center, supervising statewide field operations in all 11 PennDOT Engineering Districts. Jennings is a 2011 graduate of the Commonwealth's Leadership Development Institute.