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  • BUPD Chief Kelly Nee

    Kelly Nee to Lead Boston University Police Department

    Boston University has announced that Kelly Nee, NPLI Cohort XIV, will be the new chief of its police department. She will be the first woman to hold the post. Nee is a 33-year veteran of the Boston Police Department, most…



NPLI Executive Education Program Cohort XVI

Opening Session: December 3-8, 2017 & Concluding Session: June 19-22, 2018.

*this is a two-part residential program, both sessions mandatory to attend.

Please click on the Executive Education link for full details on the program and to apply.

Please contact us for custom training opportunities.

The National Preparedness Leadership Initiative executive education curriculum is designed to produce effective leadership at all levels of government — federal, state, and local — as well as in private and non-profit sector organizations. The NPLI curriculum leverages the combined strengths of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development and the Harvard Kennedy School’s Center for Public Leadership. Faculty from Harvard Business School and the Harvard Medical School also teach in the program.