Jacqueline Halbig von Schleppenbach is the Founder and Principal partner of Sovereign Global Solutions, LLC. She has 24 years of professional experience in Government Relations, Public Policy, Public Relations, Communications, and Management. Jacqueline has served in senior executive positions at the White House, the U.S. Department of Labor, the Office of the Governor for the Commonwealth of Virginia and other high profile positions, including as Senior Policy Advisor and Director of External Relations with the Office of Public Health and Science at the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Prior to her work in the Federal Government, Jacqueline worked with several non-profit organizations as a public policy advocate for regulations and statutes that protect the rights of medical providers, families, small-business, and taxpayers.
After leaving the Federal government in 2009, Jacqueline launched her own firm and helping public and private sector clients to penetrate markets at home and abroad in the field of public health, medicine, and food safety.
Jacqueline manages corporate and federal business development, partner development, client services, strategic communications as well as government and public relations in federal, state and corporate markets. Sovereign Global Solutions represents corporate and non-profit clients in domestic and international healthcare markets. Current clients include non-profit and for-profit medical schools, technology and health IT firms, health care consulting, and health and science companies of all sizes.
Jacqueline speaks to audiences about the affects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) on private business and employers.
Jacqueline is a founding member of the Board of the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast and a Board member of Voices for Sudan. She is conversant with German and Spanish and has an M.A. in Statecraft and International Affairs.