2003 alum Lisa Ellinger, insurance administrator for the state of Wisconsin's Department of Employee Trust Funds, comments in a Wisconsin State Journal article about a proposal for the state to self-insure state employees.
A labor shortage at the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development created the opportunity for two La Follette School students to analyze employment patterns and opportunities.
Two alumni who are experts in human trafficking presented at a La Follette School symposium on modern-day slavery.
Alumni and friends are sharing their insights with students on the tools and skills needed to administer people and other resources. Faculty teaching public management this spring organized two classroom panel discussions, one featuring recent grads, the other senior managers.
The Wisconsin Ethics Commission unanimously selected Brian Bell (MPA ’10) as its first administrator. Bell currently serves as a budget and policy analyst for the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.