Excellence in Government is the leading conference for preparing government leaders with the management skills, best practice knowledge and latest strategies for achieving mission success. You should attend to:
The Excellence in Government conference is for current and rising federal agency leaders and program managers, including:
We look forward to joining forces with you this fall in common pursuit of the best in government.
Tom Shoop, Vice President and Editor in Chief, Government Executive Media GroupTom Shoop is vice president and editor in chief at Government Executive Media Group, where he oversees both print and online editorial operations. He started as associate editor of Government Executive magazine in 1989; launched the company’s flagship website, GovExec.com, in 1996; and was named editor in chief in 2007.
Tim Clark, Editor at Large, Government Executive Media GroupTim Clark is Editor at Large at Government Executive, previously serving as the magazine’s editor in chief, publisher and president. He has spent his journalistic career studying and writing about government, and is a founder of National Journal and New York’s Empire State Report. Clark is a fellow and former board member of the National Academy of Public Administration.
Bryan Klopack, Executive Director, Research & AnalysisBryan Klopack is the Executive Director of Research and Analysis for the Government Executive Media Group (GEMG). In this capacity, he oversees operations and strategic planning for the Government Business Council, GEMG’s research and intelligence division, focusing on a wide variety of management and oversight issues ranging from Data Center Consolidation and IT Modernization to Open Government and Performance Management. He also manages the GBC team of talented research analysts and content creation specialists, while standing up new strategic initiatives within the Government Executive brand. Mr. Klopack also collaborates with current federal executives, academics, think tanks, and former government officials to provide the content vision as the Program Chair for the Excellence in Government Conference. As Government Executive Media Group’s research intelligence division, the Government Business Council (GBC) is dedicated to advancing the business of government through analysis, insight and analytical independence. As an extension of Government Executive’s 40 years of exemplary editorial standards and a commitment to the highest ethical values, the GBC studies influential decision-makers from across the federal government to produce intelligence-based research and analysis.After graduating from Drake University’s College of Business, Bryan worked for Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) in Washington, D.C. before completing the Coro Fellowship in Public Affairs at in St. Louis, MO. After Coro, he spent two years at the Council for Excellence in Government in Washington, D.C., before joining the staff of Government Executive in 2008 to lead its research division. . Clark is a fellow and former board member of the National Academy of Public Administration.
Katherine McIntire Peters, Executive Editor, NextgovAs the executive editor of Nextgov, Katherine McIntire Peters leads editorial strategy and operations for Government Executive Media Group’s digital publication focused on the implementation and policies surrounding federal agencies’ technology use. Katherine previously was the senior correspondent for Government Executive magazine, where she covered defense, homeland security and energy.