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Fellow Spotlight: David C. Wilson
Fellow Spotlight: David C. Wilson

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

David C. Wilson, Ph.D. is Dean of the Richard and Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and Professor of Public

Working Capital Fund Registration March 2024

Working Capital Fund | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

Cherry Bekaert and the National Academy of Public Administration will resume the convening of the Working Capital Fund Forum on

February 2024

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

Fellow Spotlight: Edward Montgomery
Fellow Spotlight: Edward Montgomery

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

Who inspired you to enter public service? As a Baby Boomer growing up in the 1960s, I remember the words

The National Academy of Public Administration and Cherry Bekaert Announce Strategic Partnership to Enhance Trust in Government

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration and Cherry Bekaert LLP, one of the nation’s leading advisory firms

A New Model for Accountability in the Civil Service

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: Honor, Ethics, and Accountability, Human Resources and Personnel Management | Year: 2024

A New Model for Accountability in the Civil Service Authored by Jeffrey Neal Few subjects have produced more studies, books

Fellow Spotlight: Morgan Kinghorn
Fellow Spotlight: Morgan Kinghorn

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

Who or what inspired you to enter public service? While attending the University of Redlands, I enjoyed a semester in

IGS and EOM Standing Panels Event - University of North Carolina Local Benchmarking: Jan 18th, 2024

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

This event highlights how UNC School of Government Professor Obed Pasha is working with North Carolina local governments to help

From Pandemic to An Emerging Regional Local Agency Contract Exchange

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations, State and Local Government Structures, Economy | Year: 2024

Academy Fellow Stephen Hamill and his co-authors, Jack Pellegrino, Sean Behan, and Gerald Plummer, believe that the nation needs modern

Adm. Thad Allen and Gov. David Beasley to Receive The National Academy of Public Administration’s “Elliot L. Richardson Prize for Excellence in Public Service”

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration today announced Adm. Thad Allen, former Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard, and

National Academy of Public Administration makes key recommendations to the National Science Foundation for the establishment of new Directorate for Technology, Innovation and Partnerships

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A panel convened by the National Academy of Public Administration has released a comprehensive report: Assessing the

January 2024

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2024

December 2023

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Fellow Spotlight: Jim Williams
Fellow Spotlight: Jim Williams

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in public administration? My father was a career Naval officer and

CENTERING EQUITY: TEACHING & LEARNING - DECEMBER 8, 2023

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: Social Equity | Year: 2023

DECEMBER 8, 2023, 10:00 a.m. (EST)Pushing recent DEIA discourse forward, this interactive panel centers equity in higher education. With their

IGS and EOM Standing Panels Event - Performance Management Lessons from Mesa, AZ: Dec 7th, 2023

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

This event highlights performance management and how the city of Mesa, Arizona, manages and communicates wisely to improve performance. VIEW

Decision-Making and AI in Public Service

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: The Context, Nature, and Structure of Public Administration | Year: 2023

Decision-Making and AI in Public Service By: Theresa A. Pardo, Ph.D. and David A. Bray, Ph.D. The value of public

Fellow Spotlight: Alan Balutis
Fellow Spotlight: Alan Balutis

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in public administration? Oddly, I started out in college as a

Fellow Spotlight: David Bray
Fellow Spotlight: David Bray

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in public administration? My parents. My mother was a public school

Meet the Academy: Chloe Yang
Meet the Academy: Chloe Yang

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

What is your role and primary responsibilities at the Academy I am a Senior Analyst on the Academy Studies team

Intergovernmental Systems Standing Panel: 21st Century Governance Event - Enhanced Infrastructure Financing Districts: Nov 15th, 2023

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

The Intergovernmental Systems Standing Panel held an event on November 15th, 2023, to highlight how Enhanced Infrastructure Financing Districts (EIFDs)

November 2023

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

2023 Fall Meeting Session Audio

Media | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Intergovernmental Systems Standing Panel Fall Meeting Session: November 3rd, 2023

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations | Year: 2023

The Intergovernmental Systems Standing Panel met on Friday, November 3, 2023, during the Academy Fall Meeting. VIEW THE MEETING

RELEASE: Flemming Awards Recognize 13 Exceptional Federal Employees

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

WASHINGTON (November 1, 2023) – Thirteen exceptional federal public servants will be honored at the 74th annual Arthur S. Flemming

EOM Standing Panel: Improving Government Using Agile Practices and Data

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: The Context, Nature, and Structure of Public Administration, Organizational Theory and Behavior | Year: 2023

Friday, October 27th, 10:00 am – 11:45 am (ET) Friday, October 27th, the Academy hosted a Joint Meeting of the

How The Academy Can Help You

Webpage | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

The National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA), where we are committed to advancing the art, science, and practice of public

MEDIA ADVISORY National Academy of Public Administration To Host Fall Meeting November 1-3

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration will host its annual Fall Meeting November 1-3 at the Grand

AI and Government Communications

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

AI and Government Communications: Huge Together If We Can Manage The Risks By Jerry Mechling, Former Fellow of the Institute

Meet the Academy: Kate Kellen
Meet the Academy: Kate Kellen

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

What are your role and primary responsibilities at the Academy? As a research associate for the studies side of the

How Can AI Improve The Regulatory Process?

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

By Dan Chenok and Virginia Huth Virginia Huth currently serves as the SES Assistant Commissioner of the Office of Regulatory

October 2023

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Preparing for an AI Future: Cybersecurity Considerations for Public Service

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

By Bobbie Stempfley, Vice President, Cyber Security Dell Technologies (formerly Deputy Assistant Secretary Cyber Security and Communications, Department of Homeland

2023 New Fellow Profiles
2023 New Fellow Profiles

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

Join us in honoring the outstanding individuals who are shaping the future of public administration! Discover the remarkable achievements and

The National Academy of Public Administration Announces 2023 Class of Academy Fellows

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

The National Academy of Public Administration today announced that 60 leaders in the field of public administration have been selected

Generative AI in Public Education

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2023

This piece is one of eight in a series of articles stemming from NAPA’s Standing Panel on Technology Leadership as