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Ensuring data security and individual privacy
Ensuring data security and individual privacy

Grand Challenge Blog | Type: Article | Areas: Honor, Ethics, and Accountability, Information Technology | Year: 2020

Terry Gerton, President & CEO of NAPA, and Jason Briefel, executive director of the Senior Executives Association, discuss efforts to

Key Equity Terms and Concepts: A Glossary for Shared Understanding

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2020

Developing a shared language for thoughtful discussion about equity is critical for all of our work. This glossary of key

Meet our Fellows: Mark Funkhouser ('16)
Meet our Fellows: Mark Funkhouser ('16)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2020

Mark Funkhouser served as mayor of Kansas City, Mo., from 2007 to 2011. Prior to being elected mayor, Funkhouser was

January 2020 Shared Services Forum

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2020

MEDIA ADVISORY National Academy of Public Administration to Host Discussion of Managing Sustained Performance Improvements in Federal Agencies

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2020

Event Includes Senior Officials from U.S. Departments of Veterans Affairs and Labor WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public

Governor Jerry Brown to Receive National Academy of Public Administration’s “Elliot L. Richardson Prize for Excellence in Public Service”

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2020

Prize awarded at January 23rd ceremony; Francis Rose to moderate discussion WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration

Meet our Fellows: David Medina ('16)
Meet our Fellows: David Medina ('16)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2020

David Medina currently serves as the COO and Co-Founder of Results for America. David previously served in Obama Administration as

Meet our Fellows: Daniel Feldman ('16)
Meet our Fellows: Daniel Feldman ('16)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Professor Dan Feldman teaches Oversight & Investigation, Ethics & Accountability, and Administrative Law. In 2019 the MPA faculty elected him

Fellow Article: Federal State Coordination of the American Recovery Act During the Great Recession

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

The three authors include Raymond Scheppach, previously the Executive Director of the National Governors Association during ARRA and now Professor

Meet our Fellows: Ms. Antoinette Samuel ('09)
Meet our Fellows: Ms. Antoinette Samuel ('09)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Antoinette A. Samuel served as deputy executive director of the National League of Cities (NLC) from 2013 to her retirement

Working Capital Fund Symposium – December 2019

Working Capital Fund | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Agenda: 8:30a.m. – 9:00a.m. Light Breakfast and Networking Opportunities 9:00a.m. – 9:15a.m Welcome and Introductions to include Symposium Refresh from

November 2019 Shared Services Forum

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Registration Open for 2020 Social Equity Leadership Conference

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

The 19th Annual Social Equity Leadership Conference (SELC) is co-sponsored by the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) and co-sponsored

Testimony of Teresa W. Gerton President and Chief Executive Officer National Academy of Public Administration

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Before the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress U. S. House of Representatives, November 15, 2019

Science and Technology Policy Assessment: A Congressionally Directed Review

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: The Context, Nature, and Structure of Public Administration, Information Technology, Program Audit and Evaluation | Year: 2019

The U.S. Congress has access to many sources of science and technology policy information and analysis. Currently, two of these

Media Advisory: National Academy of Public Administration President & CEO Terry Gerton To Testify Before House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Academy of Public Administration President and CEO Terry Gerton will testify before the House Select

Meet our Fellows: Stephen Goldsmith ('06)
Meet our Fellows: Stephen Goldsmith ('06)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Stephen Goldsmith is the Daniel Paul Professor of the Practice of Government and the Director of the Innovations in American

National Academy of Public Administration Issues Report for CRS,  Evaluating Science and Technology Policy Resources for U.S. Congress Report Recommends Enhancing Existing Entities and Creating ...

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Academy of Public Administration (the Academy) today released its Panel report for the Congressional Research

World Bank Bureaucracy Lab: World Wide Bureaucracy Indicators

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

The World Bank Bureaucracy Lab has recently published a new open access data set, focusing on public sector employment and

National Academy of Public Administration and the IBM Center for The Business of Government Announce Formation of Agile Government Center Agile Govt. Center will serve as hub of a collaborative networ

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Academy of Public Administration (the Academy) today announced the formation of the Agile Government Center

NAPA publishes annual examination of role of public administrators in driving change

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

At its annual fall meeting, the National Academy of Public Administration on Thursday published a list of what its members

Terry Gerton Discusses the “Grand Challenges in Public Administration” on SiriusXM Radio, Nov. 7, 2019

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

National Academy of Public Administration President and CEO Terry Gerton is interviewed on SiriusXM Radio’s “The Morning Briefing” on the

Files for Standing Panel on Intergovernmental Systems - Fall Meeting Session

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Please download the files for the Standing Panel on Intergovernmental Systems meeting on Friday, November 8, 2019. Analysis of Intergovernmental

National Academy of Public Administration Fall Meeting Unveils Grand Challenges in Public Administration Meeting Focuses on Seeking Collaborative Solutions to 12 Grand Challenges

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Academy of Public Administration held its annual Fall Meeting this week, unveiling its final list

Meet our Fellows: Dr. Kendra Stewart ('17)
Meet our Fellows: Dr. Kendra Stewart ('17)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Kendra B. Stewart is Professor of Political Science and Director of the Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Center for Livable Communities

Panel Meeting Summary Notes: October 18, 2019

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

NAPA EOM Panel Meeting - Summary Notes Topic: GAO’s Center for Strategic Foresight October 18, 2019 Background. The U.S. Government

Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: Phase II

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: Organizational Theory and Behavior, Leadership | Year: 2019

The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) is a small, independent federal agency within the executive branch with an essential

Bureau of Transportation Statistics: Developing a Statistical Roadmap to Inform Transportation Financing Decisions
Bureau of Transportation Statistics: Developing a Statistical Roadmap to Inform Transportation Financing Decisions

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: The Context, Nature, and Structure of Public Administration, Organizational Theory and Behavior | Year: 2019

The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), within the U.S. Department of Transportation, is a federal statistical agency that provides actionable

Today's Talent Management Approaches for the Workforce of the Future

Media | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

National Academy of Public Administration and Management Concepts Host Event Examining the Federal Workforce of the Future

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration, in partnership with Management Concepts, today hosted an event, “Talent Management

Meet our Fellows: Peter Hutchinson ('08)
Meet our Fellows: Peter Hutchinson ('08)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Peter Hutchinson has a long history in the Minnesota public sector. In 1975, Hutchinson served as a Deputy Mayor of

Standing Panel on International Affairs Meeting (10/16/19) Presentation

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

For those who missed or want to review the content discussed at the October 16, 2019 meeting of the Standing

Standing Panel on Social Equity in Governance 10/11 Meeting Presentation

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

For those who could not attend, and those who want to revisit some of the materials presented at October 11th's

MEDIA ADVISORY National Academy of Public Administration and Management Concepts To Host Event on Preparing for the Workforce of the Future

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration, in partnership with Management Concepts, will host an October 22nd event

MEDIA ADVISORY National Academy of Public Administration To Hold Annual Fall Meeting November 7-8 Meeting Will Unveil List of “Grand Challenges in Public Administration” And Offer In-Depth Panels on

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration will hold its annual Fall Meeting on November 7-8, unveiling the

Federal Aviation Administration; Assessment of Compliance with and Effectiveness of Registration for Small Unmanned Aircraft
Federal Aviation Administration; Assessment of Compliance with and Effectiveness of Registration for Small Unmanned Aircraft

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: Human Resources and Personnel Management, Program Audit and Evaluation | Year: 2019

The advent of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) presents important economic and social opportunities for the United States. A major contributor

Federal Bureau of Prisons; Medical Data Management
Federal Bureau of Prisons; Medical Data Management

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: Organizational Theory and Behavior, Information Technology, Program Audit and Evaluation | Year: 2019

The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) currently provides healthcare to more than 156,000 inmates in more than 122 prisons (institutions)

National Academy of Public Administration Announces 2019 Class of Academy Fellows 51 Leaders in Public Administration to Join the Academy

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration today announced that 51 leaders in the field of public administration

September 2019 Shared Services Forum

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Meet our Fellows: John Kamensky ('10)
Meet our Fellows: John Kamensky ('10)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

John Kamensky is a senior fellow with the IBM Center for The Business of Government in Washington, DC, which sponsors

Section 809 Panel

Media | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Media Advisory: National Academy of Public Administration to Host Event on Section 809 Panel Recommendations for Department of Defense Acquisition Process

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Academy of Public Administration will host a September 10th event, Section 809 Panel Recommendations: Where

Meet Our Fellows: Belkis Leong-Hong ('15)
Meet Our Fellows: Belkis Leong-Hong ('15)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Ms. Belkis Leong-Hong is the Founder, President, and CEO of Knowledge Advantage Inc., a woman-owned, SDB-certified company specializing in delivery

August 2019 Shared Services Forum

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Montgomery County Council: Legislative Branch Operations Assessment
Montgomery County Council: Legislative Branch Operations Assessment

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: Leadership, State and Local Government Structures | Year: 2019

The Montgomery County Council (the Council) is the legislative branch of the Montgomery County (Maryland) government. The Council is made

State Chamber of Oklahoma Research Foundation: A Comparative Analysis of States' Civil Service Reforms
State Chamber of Oklahoma Research Foundation: A Comparative Analysis of States' Civil Service Reforms

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: Organizational Theory and Behavior, State and Local Government Structures | Year: 2019

Human capital management has been a longstanding challenge at all levels of government. In order to attract, develop, and retain

Meet Our Fellows: Don Bathurst ('18)
Meet Our Fellows: Don Bathurst ('18)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Mr. Donald Bathurst retired from federal service December 31, 2018, as Executive Director for Emergency Preparedness at the Department of

Meet Our Fellows: Erik Bergrud ('13)
Meet Our Fellows: Erik Bergrud ('13)

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

Erik Bergrud is the current Associate Vice President for University Engagement at Park University in Parkville, Missouri. In this position

MEDIA ADVISORY: NAPA President & CEO Terry Gerton and Fellows to Testify Before House Subcommittee on Government Operations

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Academy of Public Administration President and CEO Terry Gerton will testify before the House Committee