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Key Executive Leadership Programs

The Key Executive Leadership Master of Public Administration (MPA) and the Key Executive Leadership Certificate have transformed good managers into extraordinary leaders for more than 35 years.

The Key Executive Leadership Programs curriculum is aligned with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) and works to promote a residential experience that lasts a lifetime.

Director's Welcome

Patrick Malone The job of running a democracy is not an easy one, and the implementation of public policy requires extraordinary leadership. Today's challenging environment demands leaders who are willing to: grow a mindset that can make sense of a complex environment; diagnose and change their behavior; inspire those they lead; work and learn collaboratively; overcome barriers to institutional change; act with integrity; facilitate reflective and productive dialogue, think strategically, and implement public policy with pristine skill and fierce resolve. More...

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Key in the Media

Robert Tobias, distinguished practitioner in residence, appeared on Federal Times on December 3 to discuss the negative effects that the government shutdowns of the 1990s had on the federal workforce and how they underscored the highly partisan political climate of the day.

Robert Tobias, director of the Key Executive Leadership Program, contributed an article for The Hill on June 13 entitled, "Elect Me!", which criticizes political candidates for failing to deliver campaign promises of fiscal responsibility.

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