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Registration Open for September 2014 Luncheon

2014-2015 Program Year Kick Off LuncheonWed., Sept. 24th from 11:30am-1pm at Brio Tuscan Grille on the Plaza, 502 Nichols Rd. 

"Keeping the Ones You Want: Meeting the Needs of a Multi-Generational Workforce" - Featuring Daren Fristoe, Assistant City Manager, City of Lee's Summit, MO & Author of the recently published book "Lifeguard, Babysitter, Executioner: A Real World Guide to Hiring, Firing and Building a Winning Workforce" & Tiffany Hentschel, Employee Relations Manager for Johnson County Government

The GKC ASPA Luncheon Speaker Series offers a great opportunity to continue to learn and share ideas on current trends and issues relevant to the PA field while networking with other public administration professionals.  

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GKC ASPA Speaker Luncheon 09/24/14

Congratulations to all of the 2014 GKC ASPA Public Administration Award Recipients!

The Greater Kansas City Chapter of ASPA presented its annual awards to local administrators and students in recognition of service to the community and the field of public administration on May 21, 2014. Individuals were honored during a an awards ceremony breakfast. Among the awards presented were Public Administrator of the Year for Federal, Local & Nonprofit Leadership, Crisis Management, Academic Leadership, Lifetime Achievement & Student awards. 

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2014 GKC ASPA Annual Public Administration Awards Breakfast and congratulations to all of this year's award recipients!



2014 Facing the Future Forum held on Thurs., April 3rd was a Success!

Thank you for making this year’s GKC ASPA Facing the Future Forum a great success! We want to give a special thanks to our keynote speaker Troy Davig, senior vice president and director of research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and to our outstanding panel of local professionals. We couldn't have done it without the support of our co-sponsor, the Mid-America Regional Council and our contributing sponsors Park University Hauptmann School for Public Affairs, UMKC's Department of Public Affairs, KU School of Public Affairs and Administration and the City of Kansas City, Mo. Thanks for attending and we hope to see you all at future GKC ASPA events!