Board of Advisors

This small group of advisors provides strategic advice on key priorities and opportunities for NLC University. In addition, this Board of Advisors helps NLC cultivate new strategic partnerships, connect with new audiences, develop new content, and engage with members in new formats.

The NLC University Board of Advisors welcomes two new members...

Malcom Chapman

Julie Bosland
Founding Director, ThinkShift

Natalie Houghtby-Haddon
Associate Director,  The George Washington University Center for Excellence in Public Leadership


David Baker

David Baker
Mayor, Kenmore, Washington

Malcom Chapman

Malcom Chapman
President, The Chapman Group

Leland Cheung

Leland Cheung
City Councillor, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Megan Denhardt, CAE

Megan Denhardt, CAE 
President, The Denhardt Group

Daniel Gallagher

Daniel Gallagher 
SVP, Strategic Growth Initiatives, Comcast-Spectacor

R. Michael Kasperzak, Jr.

R. Michael Kasperzak, Jr. 
Councilmember, Mountain View, California

Bruce Katz

Bruce Katz 
Vice President, Brookings Institution 
Founding Director, Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program

Felicia Logan

Felicia Logan 
Director, Leadership Development, ICMA

Donna Stark

Donna Stark 
Vice President for Talent and Leadership Development, Annie E. Casey Foundation

Lynn Tipton

Lynn Tipton 
Director of Membership Development, Florida League of Cities

Frank Zerunyan

Frank Zerunyan 
Mayor, Rolling Hills Estates, California 
Senior Fellow and Director of Executive Education, Sol Price School of Public Policy, USC