Local Government Innovation & Redesign

To support local government redesign efforts and recognize the innovative work already underway, the Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center has partnered with state associations to create the Local Government Innovation & Redesign Guide and host a yearly Local Government Innovations Awards ceremony.

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Becky Burand


Becky Burand is a first-year MPP student interested in nonprofit management and social policy. She graduated in 2006 from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington. Upon graduation, Becky spent two years as an AmeriCorps*VISTA member working at a refugee resettlement agency. She is currently the Basic Needs Coordinator at the nearby Brian Coyle Community Center.

Becky's favorite place to pubTalk - debate current issues and public affairs - is on the deck with a glass of wine.



Glad you're on board as a pubTalker! I look forward to reading your reflections.

Walla Walla...so nice, they named it twice! Great to see your bio, and look forward to your blogs.

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