Public Finance: Perspectives, Opportunities and Careers

March 26, 2012

Monday, March 26 at 6:00 p.m.
Allison Dining Room, 5th floor of Taubman Building, 15 Eliot Street
Shelby Chodos, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Susan Kendall, (MPA/MC '99) Vice President and Senior Analyst, Moody's Investors Service

Leslie Kirwan, (MPP '84), Dean for Administration and Finance, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

Matthew Mayrl, (MPP ’08) Chief of Staff, Boston Public Works
Meredith Weenick, Chief Financial Officer and Collector/Treasurer, City of Boston

Moderated by

David Luberoff, (MPA/MC '89) Executive Director, Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston

What are the significant opportunities and challenges for students considering careers in public finance? How can students best prepare to take advantage of those opportunities and to address those challenges? Several leading local practitioners will discuss these questions at this event, which part of City Week, a week-long series of events on a broad range of issues including urban leadership and management, financial management, housing and real estate, and urban economic development.
Co-sponsored by the Office of Career Advancement, the Social and Urban Policy Professional Interest Council, and the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston. This event is part of City Week

City Week: Helping Urban Areas Thrive, March 21-29
City Week is a week-long series of urban-oriented events sponsored by OCA, HKS student groups and research centers as well as other Harvard partners.
Learn about and network with a variety of city leaders and other stakeholders interested in a broad range of issues including urban leadership and management, financial management, housing and real estate, and urban economic development.