See Angela Evans’ Presidential Address at the 2014 APPAM Fall Research Conference
Professor Angela Evans delivered the annual Presidential Address of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) at the Fall Conference on November 7th in Albuquerque, New Mexico. You can view her address to the association at this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNoUmw-Rqgw&feature=youtu.be.
Professor Evans was elected to this prestigious role in the leading professional association of schools of public policy and public affairs in November of 2013 and has served in significant leadership roles in APPAM for many years. Her previous service includes the APPAM Policy Council, Chair of the Policy Relevance Committee, the Nominating Committee, Strategic Planning Committee, Program Committee, and Executive Director Search Committee. Prior to joining the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Professor Evans was the Deputy Director of the Congressional Research Service (CRS)—the Legislative Branch agency created by the U.S. Congress to serve as its primary source for policy research and analysis. During her nearly 40-year public service career, she worked with Members of Congress and their staffs in confronting some of the most critical and complex policy problems facing the nation.
Cynthia Osborne, Director of the Child and Family Research Partnership and CHASP faculty research associate, was elected to a four-year term on the Policy Council of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)
The APPAM Policy Council is composed of 31 members from universities, think tanks and government agencies.