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Justice, Fairness, Inclusion, and Performance.

Carolyn Lukensmeyer


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Executive Director, National Institute for Civil Discourse. Former Founder and President, America Speaks; Consultant, Office of the President's Chief of Staff, The White House; Deputy Director, National Performance Review, Office of the Vice President; Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Lukensmeyer Associates, Inc.; Chief of Staff to Governor (Ohio) Richard Celeste.

History of Employment

Executive Director
National Institute for Civil Discourse
Founder and President
America Speaks
Office of the President's Chief of Staff
The White House
Deputy Director
National Performance Review
Office of the Vice President
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Lukensmeyer Associates, Inc.
Chief of Staff
Governor (Ohio) Richard Celeste
Primary Sector of Expertise


Management Matters Podcast

Grand Challenge: Protect Electoral Integrity and Enhance Voter Participation

Fall Meeting Preview: Protecting and Advancing Our Democracy with Carolyn Lukensmeyer

Season: 1 Episode:77 | October 25, 2021

Show Notes:

On this episode, we welcome Carolyn Lukensmeyer, Founding Executive Director of the National Institute for Civic Discourse and Academy Fellow, to discuss the role of public administrators in sparking public interest in government, challenges and opportunities in the current media landscape, and how citizen assemblies may help us solve some of the government's biggest challenges.