School of Social Sciences and International Studies

Advisory Board

Master of Public Administration

Senior public service professionals, M.P.A. program alumni, and current M.P.A. students serve on the M.P.A. Advisory Board.  Members of the M.P.A. Advisory Board provide advice and recommendations on curriculum, program changes, student learning, and internships. The M.P.A. Advisory Board meets two times each academic year, with special meetings called to address critical issues or needs as warranted.

M.P.A. Advisory Board Members (2023–2024)

  • Rob Anderson, City Manager, City of Fairborn
  • Lisa Brown, Asst. Township Administrator, West Chester Township
  • Pete Landrum, City Manager, City of Beavercreek
  • Martin Kim, Director of Regional Planning, Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission
  • Jesse Lightle, Township Administrator, Liberty Township
  • Mark Schwieterman, City Manager (retired), City of Kettering
  • Lee Truesdale, Chief Development Officer, Dayton Food Bank
  • Cherie White, Senior Probation Officer, Montgomery County Common Pleas Court
  • Kaytee Yantis-Houser, Membership & Giving Officer, Dayton Art Institute
  • Angela Bingaya, M.P.A. Student Representative


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