Terry Gerton

  • Solving government’s management challenges: a conversation with Terry Gerton

    How does National Academy for Public Administration (NAPA) fulfill its mission solving governments’ most critical management challenges? What is NAPA’s Grand Challenges in Public Administration program? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores this question and so much more with Terry Gerton, President and CEO, National Academy of Public Administration.

  • Budgetary brinksmanship jeopardizes national security

    Terry Gerton, president of NAPA, and Bill Valdez, president of the Senior Executives Association, detail three steps Congress and the Trump administration could take to ensure a reliable and fully functional government.

  • Customer’s voice may be key ingredient to make shared services work

    The Shared Services Coalition, the National Academy of Public Administration and the Senior Executives Association will release a new report highlighting lessons learned from a series of workshops over the last year.

  • Initiative begins to determine what government should, shouldn’t do

    The National Academy of Public Administration wants to answer two big questions about government oversight: What & how.

  • Bill authorizing government reorganization now has a House companion

    The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee is also expected to take up legislation authorizing a government reorganization next week.

  • Terry Gerton: This Public Service Recognition Week, seeking a way for ‘government to move faster’

    Terry Gerton is the president and CEO of the National Academy of Public Administration and said government cannot let the tech industry write the rules of the game.

  • Will budget cuts and a reorg push agencies to fix human capital mgmt. issues?

    About 8 percent of federal employees say they’re fully confident in their agency’s talent management system, according to a recent survey of more than 300 employees. But human capital experts are wondering whether the triple threat of budget cuts, attrition and a government reorganization could push agencies to address longstanding human capital questions they’ve avoided in the past.

  • Terry Gerton: NAPA welcomes a new CEO

    The National Academy of Public Administration helps guide federal managers trying to maintain their way through the challenges in careers. Federal Drive with Tom Temin talks to Terry Gerton, a West Point graduate and a retired Army officer and senior executive service member, who is NAPA’s new president and CEO.

  • Labor pitches new Veterans.gov as easier path to employment

    A new site from the Labor Department will point veterans to the right resources they need to find a job or start their own business when they re-enter civilian life. The new Veterans.gov collects information from a variety of sources and easily organizes it in one place, said Terry Gerton, deputy assistant secretary for policy within the Labor Department’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service.

  • In Depth – May 2

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.