This Week's Meeting

Posted by Mandy Sheldon
This Week's Meeting
October 19, 2017
Our Speaker this week is David Warm, Executive Director, Mid-America Regional Council. His topic is " Regional Opportunities to Advance the Economy, Transportation and Public Services."
David Warm has served as executive director of the Mid-America Regional Council since July 1990. As the council of governments for Greater Kansas City, MARC enables the region to collaborate on programs and policies to advance the progress of the entire metropolitan community. MARC leads key regional initiatives that are widely regarded for innovation and effectiveness in areas that include transportation, environmental protection, emergency management, aging and community services, early education, workforce development and local government cooperative services.
Before coming to MARC, David was the city administrator in Liberty, Missouri, and served in administrative positions with the city of Kansas City, Missouri. A native Californian, he holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara and a master’s degree in public administration from the University of California in Riverside.
David is also active in many civic and professional groups and has received several local and national awards. In 2015, he was recognized with a National Public Service Award from the American Society for Public Administration and the National Academy of Public Administration.