RCLA Faculty Director Inducted as National Academy Fellow
RCLA Faculty Director Sonia M. Ospina was inducted as a National Academy of Public Administration Fellow at a formal ceremony in Washington, DC in November 2012.
According to information from the National Academy, this year’s Fellows join the ranks of an illustrious group that includes: eight current or former members of the US Congress, 18 current or former presidential cabinet members, eight current or former governors,18 current or former mayors, and 33 current or former chancellors or presidents of colleges and universities, among other public figures.
The National Academy website notes that Fellows “ …contribute valuable insight and experience to the oversight of National Academy projects and provide general guidance of the organization … New Fellows are elected by the entire membership after a rigorous nomination process that takes place each spring. They are inducted as Fellows at the National Academy’s Fall Meeting held each November.”