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Faculty: Roger L. Kemp

Roger L. Kemp
Roger L. Kemp, PhD.
Title(s):
Distinguished Adjunct Professor
School:
Business
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 203-686-0281

Roger attended night school on the GI Bill, and received a BS and MPA degree from San Diego State University. He returned to school to earn an MBA and PhD degree from Golden Gate University. He began his career in the City of Oakland, CA, and served as a City Manager in California, New Jersey, and Connecticut. He is now an author, consultant, and speaker.

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Town and gown relations
  • Budgeting options
  • Financial management
  • Strategic planning in the public sector
  • Economic development

EDUCATION

  • MBA, PhD, Golden Gate University
  • BS, MPA, San Diego State University

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University
  • Practitioner in Residence, University of New Haven.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Member, International City/County Management Association
  • Member, Government Finance Officers Association
  • Member, American Society for Public Administration
  • Member, Urban Land Institute
  • Member, World Future Society
  • Member, The Academy of Political Science

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Alumni of the Year Award for Distinguished Service in the Field of Public Administration, School of Public Affairs, San Diego State University
  • Legacy Leader and Mentor, Emerging Leaders Development Program, International City/County Management Association
  • Honorary Member, Pi Alpha Alpha, National Honor Society for Public Affairs and Administration
  • Designed as a ICMA-CM (Credentialed City Manager)
  • Designed as a Fellow, The Academy of Political Science