Donald F. Kettl is a professor at the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland, and served as the dean of the school from 2009-2014. He is also a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.
Earl Devaney has over 40 years of federal government experience, including eight years as the Inspector General for the Department of the Interior, and nine years as the Director of Criminal Enforcement at the Environmental Protection Agency.
The Honorable Parris N. Glendening is an academician and political practitioner. He taught political science at the University of Maryland, College Park for 27 years where he authored books on state and local governments and federalism and intergovernmental relations.
Rosemary O'Leary currently serves as the Edwin O. Stene Distinguished Professor of Public Administration at the University of Kansas, following a 24 year career teaching at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University and the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University-Bloomington.
Bob O'Neill is the Executive Director of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), a professional and education organization representing appointed managers and administrators in local governments throughout the world.
Barry Rabe is a professor in the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan, and also holds appointments in the School of Natural Resources and Environment and the Program in the Environment.
Barbara Romzek currently serves as the Dean of the School of Public Affairs at American University.
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