Jana Hrdinová is the Program Manager at the Ohio State Center for Real Estate. Prior to coming to the Center Jana was a Program Associate at Center for Technology in Government at the University at Albany, SUNY, where she was responsible for project development, planning, implementation, management, analysis, and writing. Prior to entering the academic world, Jana worked for U.S. Senator (Minnesota) Mark Dayton as deputy director for constituent services concentrating predominantly on immigration issues. In addition to assisting constituents with problems regarding federal agencies, Jana conducted outreach to Minnesota’s African-immigrant and African-American communities, and advised Senator Dayton on immigration, worker’s compensation, and postal service policy issues. Jana holds a Master of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of Minnesota.