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.
Fels faculty member, Leroy D. Nunery, II was named interim superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia, following Arlene Ackerman's dismissal. Nunery teaches a course that focuses on personel management techniques that drive better organizational performace, expertise that he will surely rely on in his new role at the School District. You can read more about Dr. Nunery's appointment at www.philly.com.
Photos of Marjorie Margolies with world leaders and dignitaries keep popping up on her computer screen, but she doesn’t care. Click, click, click.
Instead, she’s looking for a picture of a little girl. Senator Arlen Specter. The president of Finland. Valerie Biden Owens, the vice president’s sister. Click, click, click. Keep moving. The president of Liberia. The former president of Ireland. Click, click. Not as interesting.