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FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 2021 AT 10:00AM - 11:30AM Reinvigorating the Public Service is an essential and pressing challenge for the incoming Biden Administration. Specifically, rebuilding the public’s trust in government and in the public service, and strengthening and re-engaging the federal workforce, will be necessary to address a multitude of major problems facing the country. The American public expects and needs a government capable of competently dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, climate change, social unrest,...Read Full Article
After two-and-half years of extensive research, public hearings, and conversations with Americans across the country, the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service released its final report, Inspired to Serve, on March 25, 2020. On January 23, 2019, the Commission released an Interim Report to share what it learned during its first year. Many Academy Fellows were interviewed during the research phrase. ...Read Full Article
In the third session of the Academy's series focusing on the PMA and key leaders within the Trump Administration, Suzette Kent, Federal Chief Information Officer at OMB, provided her insights and took questions.That completed our overview of the PMA from the government's key Executive Branch leaders -- from OMB, GSA, and OPM. Now it is time to get an agency perspective. At our next session in this series, we are...Read Full Article
In the third session of the Academy's series focusing on the PMA and key leaders within the Trump Administration, Suzette Kent, Federal Chief Information Officer at OMB, will offer her insights and take questions. This special NAPA forum will be held on July 18th from 2:00 to 3:00 PM at NAPA’s offices, 1600 K Street, NW, on the 4th Floor. ...Read Full Article
The next meeting of the Standing Panel on the Public Service will be held on June 14th from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at NAPA’s offices, 1600 K Street, NW, on the 4th Floor. Please note the entrance is on 16th St. The Trump Administration has issued its President’s Management Agenda (PMA) – essentially the government reform playbook for what the White House and executive agencies want to accomplish over...Read Full Article
Announcement Please join me on Friday, October 27, 2017, for the next meeting of my Standing Panel on the Public Service. We will meet at the NAPA office at 1600 K Street, N.W., Suite 400, Washington, D.C. at 10:00 a.m. Our session will run until noon, with a light lunch to follow for those of you who are able to stay and continue the dialogue. We have a jam-packed session planned, highlighted by Bill Valdez...Read Full Article