Board of Directors


Jelynne LeBlanc Burley

Center for Health Care Services
San Antonio, TX


Calvin D. Jamison, Ed.D.
Vice President of Administration
The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX 


Bruce T. Moore
City Manager
City of Little Rock
Little Rock, AR


Anthony J. Snipes
City Manager
Missouri City
Missouri City, TX


Byron W. Brooks

Chief Administrative Officer
City of Orlando
Orlando, FL


Marcia L. Conner
National Forum For Black Public Administrators 
Washington DC

Board Members

Lorenzo Amani

Student Representative
Doctoral Student in Public Administration and Public Affairs
Virgina Tech
Blacksburg, VA

Harry Black

City Manager
City of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Darnell Brown

Chief Operating Officer
City of Cleveland, OH 


David Ellis

Deputy County Manager
Wake County Government
Raleigh, NC

Jovan Grogan

Deputy City Manager
City of Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Sheyi I. Ipaye

City Manager
City of Forest Hill
Forest Hill, TX

Tonya Davis Johnson

Palm Beach County Office of Small Business Assistance
West Palm Beach, FL

Joseph C. “Dusty” McCormick

President, Council of Presidents
Business and Economic Development Liaison
City of Austin
Austin, TX

Tarron J. Richardson, Ph.D

City Manager 
City of Desoto
Desoto, TX

Michael C. Rogers

Executive Director
Strategic Planning and Consulting Services Kaiser Permanente 
Mid Atlantic States
Washington, DC

Troy Bell

Former Deputy City Manager
Walla Walla, WA


T. C. Broadnax

City Manager
City of Dallas
Dallas, TX

Phyllis Dickerson

Chief of Staff
Mayor Mark Stoloda
City of Little Rock
Little Rock, AR

Donna Gayden

Village Manager,
Village of Hazel Crest
Hazel Crest, IL

Regina Hargraves

Senior Manager
Industry and Association Relations
Washington, DC

Tamara Jenkins

Chair Emerging Leaders Council
Recreation Coordinator
Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities
City Of Richmond
Richmond, VA

Justina Mann, CPPO, CPCM

Assistant Director
Houston Airport System,
Houston, TX

Cheryl Orr

Vice President
Human Capital
Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Dallas, TX

Stacy Rodgers

Deputy Director for Administration
Children and Family Services Agency
District of Columbia
Washington, DC

Rashad M. Young

City Administrator
District of Columbia
Washington, DC