Faculty

Most Fels faculty members are public leaders who teach what they practice.  Fels is also fortunate to have some of Penn's most distinguished professors teaching in the MPA program.

Jennifer Alleva
Partner, Your Part-Time Controller
Peter A. Angelides
Vice President and Principal, Econsult Corporation
Arthur C. Benedict
Principal, Benedict Associates
Leigh Botwinik
Director of Performance. Freire Charter School
David Crawford
Founder and President, Econsult Corporation
John J. DiIulio
Frederic Fox Leadership Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Director & Co-Chair of the Director's Advisory Group, Robert A. Fox Leadership Program
Eric Fraint
President and Founder, Your Part-Time Controller
E. Michael Golda
Chief Technologist, Machinery Research and Engineering Department, Naval Sea Systems Command Carderock Division, Philadelphia
Fiona Greig
Deputy Budget Director, City of Philadelphia
Anuj Gupta
Executive Director, Mt. Airy USA
Tine Hansen-Turton
Chief Strategy Officer, Public Health Management Corporation
Executive Director, Convenient Care Association
Chief Executive Officer, National Nursing Centers Consortium
James E. Hartling
Founding Partner, Urban Partners
Alistaire Howard
Political Economy, Comparative Politics and Public Policy
Lee Huang
Senior Vice President and Principal, Econsult Solutions
Matthew Hugg
President, Hugg Dot Net LLC
James F. Kenney
Councilman at Large, City of Philadelphia
Paul Levy
President and CEO, Center City District
Janice F. Madden
Professor of Regional Science, Sociology, Urban Studies, and Real Estate, University of Pennsylvania
John MacDonald
Associate Professor of Criminology and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Marjorie Margolies
CEO, Women’s Campaign International
Former Member of Congress
Deirdre Martinez
Director, Penn in Washington Program
Brett Matteo
Partner and Managing Director, Public Financial Management, Inc.
Stephanie Maurer
Former Deputy Auditor General for Performance Audits, Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General
John J. Mulhern
Senior Fellow, Fels Institute of Government
Adjunct Associate Professor of Classical Studies & Government Administration
Michael Nadol
Managing Director, Public Financial Management
Eric C. Neiderman
Product Manager for Inspection Technologies, Transportation Security Administration
Robert A. Nixon
President and Founder, State House Strategies
Leroy D. Nunery, II
Education Advisor, Gilfus Education Group
Principal and Founder, PlusUltré LLC
Former Deputy Superintendent, School District of Philadelphia
Folasade Olanipekun-Lewis
Chief Financial Officer for President of City Council, City of Philadelphia
Gerald L. Perrins
Regional Economist, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Edward G. Rendell
Governor of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Claire Robertson-Kraft
Post-doctoral fellow and the Associate Director of Operation Public Education at The University of Pennsylvania
John K. Roman
Senior Fellow, Justice Policy Center at the Urban Institute
Janet F. Rosenzweig
Vice President for Programs and Research for Prevent Child Abuse America
Wayne A. Smith
President and CEO, Delaware Healthcare Association
former House Majority Leader, Delaware General Assembly
Colleen Terrell
Director of Foundation and Government Relations; Mann Center for the Performing Arts
David Thornburgh
Executive Director
Fels Institute of Government
Nicholas D. Torres
President, Education-Plus, Inc.
CEO, Education Plus Academy Cyber Charter School
Former President, Congreso
Dan Treglia
Doctoral student and Research Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy and Practice and a Researcher at the Department of Veterans Affairs National Center on Homelessness among Veterans
Eric J. Weinberg
Founder and CEO, Impact Capital Strategies, LLC ICS