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Key Executive Leadership Programs

Ranked 5th in the nation - the Key Executive Leadership Master of Public Administration (MPA), along with 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, spoke to Federal News Radio on April 21 about how to solve difficult problems that limit the effectiveness of the federal government.

Robert Tobias, distinguished practitioner in residence, spoke to Federal News Radio on February 29 about why U.S. presidents should approach the office as a CEO would.

Events Calendar

Key Executive Leadership FED Talks: Ruth Zaplin
Leadership & Mindfulness
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
4:30 - 6:30 pm
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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DAU Symposium
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Scott Hall, Fort Belvoir, VA
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Key Information Session
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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7th Annual Key Executive Leadership Conference
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
FHI 360
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