Brian Henshaw ’07, a Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) graduate, was named the town manager of Haymarket, Va., in May. He previously served as the town planner and assistant town manager of Stephens City, Va.
Dr. Marsha Lyle-Gonga ’08, a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration graduate, led the third annual Young Women’s Leadership Symposium on April 5 at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tenn., where she is an assistant professor of political science. The event is designed to increase the political efficacy of young women through leadership development and civic engagement activities.
Dr. Robert D. Boyden ’10, a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration graduate, received the Star Award for distinguished alumni from Delaware County Community College at an awards dinner in Chester, Pa., in September. Dr. Boyden is a public safety consultant at Public Safety Concepts Group in Philadelphia.
David Holzmer ’06, a Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) graduate, wrote the chapter “Leadership in the Time of Liminality” in The Embodiment of Leadership: A Volume in the International Leadership Series, Building Leadership Bridges (Jossey-Bass, 2013). He is the assistant special residential director for The Arc of Cape May County in South Dennis, N.J., which promotes and protects the rights of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community.
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