Views from the Section Chairperson – January-February 2016

On February 17, 2016, in Section Views, by admin56

ASPA 2016 Annual Conference I am really excited about our pre-conference forum “Public Management Solutions for Today’s Natural Disasters, Humanitarian Crises & Conflict Resolution Challenges Worldwide” at the ASPA National Conference, in Seattle, Washington. The forum, set for all day on March 18, 2016, features presenters from around the world to discuss these very important […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – November-December 2015

On December 26, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

Here is some news from various sources to entertain and enlighten: SECoPA Board Retreat The SECoPA Conference, in Charleston, South Carolina was from September 30 to October 3, 2015. The conference theme was “Research and Application: Promoting Effective Public Service.”  Who knew the conference would be in the middle of an unbelievable flood scenario!  Everyone […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – September 2015

On September 9, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

Here is some news from various sources to entertain and enlighten: SECoPA Board Retreat & 2015 Conference SECoPA Board members had a Board retreat in Charleston NC from May 29-30, 2015. We discussed the latest update on the bylaws, finalized the 2016 SECoPA site (congratulations Raleigh NC), requested endowment data and conversed on other matters. […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – June 2015

On June 5, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

Here is some news from various sources to entertain and enlighten: National Council Update I participated in a membership committee conference call as we continue to look at ways to improve benefits to our members. On that note, the Sections and Chapters leaders have been formally invited to meet September 7, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – May 2015

On May 5, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

ASPA’s 2015 National Conference & SPMP’s Pre-Conference Forum Here is some news from various sources to entertain and enlighten: National Conference The next ASPA National Conference is set for Seattle, Washington during March 18-22, 2016. I have been fortunate to visit this beautiful city. Imagine walking around Pike St. Market and watching fish being thrown […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – March-April 2015

On April 6, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

ASPA’s 2015 National Conference & SPMP’s Pre-Conference Forum Here is some news from various sources to entertain and enlighten: Attending the ASPA National Conference in Chicago was educational but also a lot of fun!  We had a great turn-out for the Section for Public Management Practice’s collaborative pre-conference forum – “Engaging the Community – 21st […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – February 2015

On February 16, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

ASPA’s 2015 National Conference & Our Pre-Conference Forum Section members are busy working with ASPA’s AACPM Section (American Academy of Certified Public Managers), ASPA’s International and South Florida Chapters and the National CPM Consortium on the one-day forum March 6, 2015, as part of the National Conference. The forum will include expert presentations and exchanges […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – January 2015

On January 28, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

ASPA’s 2015 National Conference & Our Pre-Conference Forum Section members are busy working with ASPA’s AACPM Section (American Academy of Certified Public Managers), ASPA’s International and South Florida Chapters and the National CPM Consortium on the one-day forum March 6, 2015, as part of the National Conference. The forum will include expert presentations and exchanges […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – December 2014

On January 1, 2015, in Section Views, by admin56

Looking Back on 2014 As we look back on public management highlights of 2014 (solely my opinion), let us hope we have learned some valuable lessons as we move forward into 2015: Millions of Americans were provided health insurance through the Affordable Care Act Janet Yellen became the first woman to head the Federal Reserve, […]

 

Views from the Section Chairperson – November 2014

On November 20, 2014, in Section Views, by admin56

Here is some news from various sources to entertain and enlighten: National Council Update Last week, the ASPA Finance Committee met to discuss year-end projections as we continue to struggle with a limited revenue stream. Anyone have any ideas – particularly from the perspective of our Section, with a focus on practice-oriented solutions and the […]