Section on Public Performance and Management

The Section on Public Performance and Management (SPPM) promotes the advancement of management and productivity in public and non-for-profit organizations. SPPM facilitates the exchange of experiences and research about a broad range of public performance and management topics and issues through hosting and coordinating panels and workshops at international, national, and regional conferences. The Section sponsors (or co-sponsors) regular and ad hoc publications and workshops to offer outreach and networking opportunities to Section members (e.g., SPPM Newsletter, Marc Holzer Public Performance Symposium).

Leadership and Contact Details

Chair: Dr. Younhee Kim, School of Public Affairs, Penn State – Harrisburg (email)
Secretary: Dr. Gordon Kingsley, School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology (email)
Treasurer: Dr. Tamara Dimitrijevska-Markoski, School of Public Affairs, University of South Florida (email)
Board Members: Elaine Yi Lu, Marlon Brown

Other Section Details:

Journal Name: Public Performance and Management Review
Journal Website:
Journal Editor in Chief: Dr. Kaifeng Yang, School of Public Administration and Policy, Florida State University; School of Public Administration and Policy Renmin University of China

Annual Section Membership Dues: $26.50