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DEIA in Public Service with Kim Walton

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Social Equity | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Kim Walton, Former Executive Assistant Administrator of Transportation Security Administration and Academy Fellow to discuss

May 2022

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

MITRE and the National Academy of Public Administration Call for a Global Space Traffic Strategy

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

New research paper finds an integrated global strategy is needed to address competition and provide greater cyber resilience, as well

No Time to Wait to Revamp the Public Service with Don Kettl

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: The Context, Nature, and Structure of Public Administration | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Dr. Don Kettl, professor emeritus and former dean at the University of Maryland, former professor

Joint Intergovernmental Systems and Technology Leadership Standing Panel

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

The Data Dilemma: Tapping technology advances to manage for better public policy outcomes across government Friday, May 20, 2022; 10:0

Public Service Spotlight: Arleas Kea

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Highlighting Public Administrators | Year: 2022

On this special edition Public Service Recognition Week series, we welcome Arleas Kea, Fmr. Deputy to the Chairman for External

Public Service Spotlight: Amma Felix

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Highlighting Public Administrators | Year: 2022

On this special edition Public Service Recognition Week series, we welcome Amma Felix, President & CEO Collegiate Directions, Inc. (CDI)

Public Service Spotlight: Mohamad Alkadry

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Highlighting Public Administrators | Year: 2022

On this special edition Public Service Recognition Week series, we welcome Mohamad Alkadry, Professor of Public Policy and the inaugural

Public Service Spotlight: Opal Mauldin-Jones

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Highlighting Public Administrators | Year: 2022

On this special edition Public Service Recognition Week series, we welcome Opal Mauldin-Jones, City Manager of the City of Lancaster

Public Service Spotlight: John Hicks

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Highlighting Public Administrators | Year: 2022

On this special Public Service Recognition Week series, we welcome John Hicks, recurring guest, State Budget Director for the Commonwealth

EOM April 29 Standing Panel

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Discussing Climate Change and Sustainability Friday, April 29, 2022; 10:00 – 11:45 a.m. EST The Executive Organization and Management (EOM)

The Persistent Effort to Address Climate Change with Dr. Pete Andrews

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: None | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Dr. Pete Andrews, Faculty Fellow at the Institute for the Environment at the University of

IGS April 20 Standing Panel

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Watch the Standing Panel meeting below.

Intergovernmental Dimensions of the COVID-19 Responses and Consequences with Rich Callahan and Dr. Ken Kizer

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Dr. Ken Kizer and Rich Callahan, Academy Fellows who spearheaded the Intergovernmental Standing Panel's report

Fiscal Year 2021

Annual Report | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Meet Our Fellows: Mortimer L. Downey III
Meet Our Fellows: Mortimer L. Downey III

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

After more than 65 years in or associated with public service, I think I can say that has been my

Meet the Center Staff Members

Webpage | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

The profiles of the Center for Intergovernmental Partnerships staff members at the National Academy of Public Administration

100th Episode! The Future of the Academy with Dave Wennergren

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: None | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Dave Wennergren, CEO of ACT-IAC, Chair of the Academy's Board of Directors, and Academy Fellow

MEDIA ADVISORY The National Academy of Public Administration To Host Panel Discussion of Intergovernmental Responses to COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration and its Center for Intergovernmental Partnership (CIP) will host an April

The National Academy of Public Administration Releases Report on Intergovernmental Responses to COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

The National Academy of Public Administration Releases Report on Intergovernmental Responses to COVID-19 Pandemic Working group offers 37 actionable recommendations

Intergovernmental Dimensions of the COVID-19 Responses and Consequences

Fellows Share Their Perspectives | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic offers an unprecedented opportunity to examine federalism in action. With the goal of better understanding the strengths

Intergovernmental Dimensions of the COVID-19 Responses and Consequences
Intergovernmental Dimensions of the COVID-19 Responses and Consequences

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic offers an unprecedented opportunity to examine federalism in action. With the goal of better understanding the strengths

April 2022

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Discussing the IGS's COVID-19 Working Group Paper

Standing Panel Blog | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Wednesday, April 13, 2022; 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. EST The COVID-19 pandemic offers an unprecedented opportunity to examine federalism in

Managing Natural Resources and Natural Disasters with Justin Johnson

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations State and Local Government Structures | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Justin Johnson, Commissioner of Environmental Conservation and Deputy Secretary of Natural Resources for the State

Meet Our Fellows: John Vanyur
Meet Our Fellows: John Vanyur

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? When I was in graduate school for Psychology, I was

Meet Our Fellows: Paul Lawrence
Meet Our Fellows: Paul Lawrence

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? My parents inspired me to work in public service. My

Meet Our Fellows: Burt Barnow
Meet Our Fellows: Burt Barnow

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? While I was in graduate school, I was very interested

Meet Our Fellows: Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene
Meet Our Fellows: Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? After working as magazine writers for a number of publications

MEDIA ADVISORY The National Academy of Public Administration and The Florida Center for Cybersecurity to Host Forum on Expanding the Nation’s Cybersecurity Workforce

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Academy of Public Administration and the Florida Center for Cybersecurity will host an April 5th

Meet Our Fellows: Jozef Raadschelders
Meet Our Fellows: Jozef Raadschelders

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? Ever since I was 11/12 years old I wanted to

Meet Our Fellows: Jeanette Takamura
Meet Our Fellows: Jeanette Takamura

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? My inspiration to work in public service came from the

Meet Our Fellows: John Graham
Meet Our Fellows: John Graham

News | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Who or what inspired you to work in public service? I was a debater in college, and it deepened my

Investing in Our Water Systems with Stan Meiburg

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Stan Meiburg, Director of the Graduate Studies in Sustainability at Wake Forest University and Academy

The National Academy of Public Administration Releases Assessment of Cultural Competence at U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Recommendations Include Creating Long-Term Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Panel of the National Academy of Public

U.S. Coast Guard Academy Cultural Competence Assessment
U.S. Coast Guard Academy Cultural Competence Assessment

Academy Study | Type: Study | Areas: Social Equity | Year: 2022

BACKGROUND The U.S. Coast Guard Academy (USCGA), located in New London, CT, is a four-year, tuition-free federal service academy that

Improving the Social Security System with Carolyn Colvin

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: State and Local Government Structures | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Carolyn Colvin, the former Commissioner of the Social Security Administration and an Academy Fellow, to

MEDIA ADVISORY Administrative Conference of the United States and the National Academy of Public Administration to Host Discussion of Senate Confirmation Process of Executive Branch Appointees

Press Release | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022

Two expert panels will examine current challenges and potential reforms WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Administrative Conference of the United States

Public Service Spotlight: Women's History Month with Willene Johnson

NAPA Podcast | Type: Podcast | Areas: Highlighting Public Administrators | Year: 2022

On this episode, we welcome Willene Johnson, an expert in international finance,a former economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of

March 2022

Shared Services Seminar | Type: Article | Areas: None | Year: 2022