The National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA) is the principal and most progressive organization dedicated to the advancement of black public leadership in local and state governments. NFBPA is an independent, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1983. With over 2,500 members, NFBPA has established a national reputation for designing and implementing quality leadership development initiatives of unparalleled success.


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    The Mentor Program is an intensive, six-month initiative designed to foster mentoring relationships and groom black administrators for challenges of senior management positions in the public sector
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    Apply for the ELI Program Today! A Professional Development Program for Senior-Level Public Servants. Deadline to Submit Application is July 18, 2019

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