Stay tuned for details on ASPA's 37th Annual Awards Dinner!


Dinner details:

Sterling Hotel 1300 H Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 5:30 p.m. No-host Cocktail Hour, 6:30 p.m. Dinner and Program


Honorees have been selected and will be announced for the following categories:

  • Elizabeth Hill Public Official of the Year
  • Community Service
  • Government Innovation
  • Grantland Johnson Intergovernmental Cooperation Rising Star
  • Chester A. Newland Academic Excellence
  • Ross Clayton Lifetime Distinguished Public Service
  • For more information about the categories and past recipients please see our Awards page.


Sacramento Chapter, American Society for Public Administration (ASPA)
The Sacramento Chapter (ASPA Sacramento) was founded in 1940. ASPA Sacramento's activities include the annual public service reception, educational programs where speakers and panels discuss timely public administration issues, civic service outreach events, publication of a newsletter, and an annual awards dinner. Since 1982, ASPA Sacramento has recognized outstanding local public administrators, professors and students through its awards program.

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Upward Career Mobility - March 25, 2019


The American Society for Public Administration Sacramento Chapter and Municipal Management Association of Northern California invites you to an event on Careers and Upward Mobility in Local and State Government on Monday March 25, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Sacramento State University Downtown Campus 304 S St, Sacramento, CA 95811.

This event focuses on highlighting the diversity of employment opportunities in State and Local Government and providing tips on how to navigate these two prominent public employment sectors in the Sacramento Region. This event includes speakers with experience in each sector that will provide an overview/tips on how to navigate employment within the sector including: where to search for employment opportunities; how to navigate the application processes; how to navigate the interview processes; and how to climb the career ladder. The event includes a Question and Answer session.

Event speakers include:

  • Brandon Littlejohn, Statewide Recruitment Coordinator, California Department of Human Resources
  • Brody Lorda, Yolo County Human Resources Manager


Refreshment will be served.If you have any questions please contact ASPA Sacramento Chapter Board Member Sergio Aguilar at: SAguilar1223@gmail.com