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This webinar will provide information on the implementation, duties, organization of the Office of Public Guardian (OPG) as well as background on the Public Guardianship Act under which the OPG was created.
Michelle Chaffee serves as Nebraska’s Public Guardian in her role as Director of the Office of Public Guardian. Previously, she was Legal Counsel for the Health and Human Services Committee in the Nebraska Legislature. Subject matter jurisdiction under the HHS Committee included Medicaid, behavioral health, developmental disabilities, child welfare, economic assistance, public health, veteran services, scope of practice and long term care. Prior to working for the Legislature, she spent ten years in higher education administration and worked as a staff attorney for Legal Aid in Lincoln.