Our team of experienced and distinguished faculty offer robust curriculum based on decades of professional practice that gives students the knowledge, skills, and confidence to lead successful careers in public service.

Jasmin Asher

Coordinator, Transformational Change Partnership
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Leadership & Staff
Sacramento

Bla Chang

Coordinator of Academic Services and Recruitment
  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge Leadership & Staff
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

Jennifer Harder

Professor of Law, Legal Practice
Faculty Director for Online Learning
  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Faculty
Sacramento

Charles Kaye-Essien

Associate Professor of Public Policy
  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge Faculty
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

John Kirlin

Emeriti Sac 2024
Founding Director of McGeorge Public Policy Programs
  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Faculty
Sacramento

Stephen Kroes

  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge Adjunct Faculty
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

Natalia Lazor

Coordinator, Breaking Barriers
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

James Mayer

Sr. Fellow and Adjunct Professor
  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge Adjunct Faculty
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

Jeffrey Michael

Director of Public Policy Programs
Professor of Public Policy
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Faculty
  • McGeorge Leadership & Staff
Sacramento

Robert Miyashiro

  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge Adjunct Faculty
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

Marcie Paolinelli

Asst. Professor of Public Administration
  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge Faculty
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

Jonathan Pierce

  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
Sacramento

Keith Smith

Assoc. Professor
Adjunct Professor of Public Policy
  • Department of Political Science
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Faculty
Stockton

Wendy Soe-McKeeman

  • McGeorge School of Law
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Adjunct Faculty
Sacramento

Jason Willis

Dir. Fellowship in Transformational Change, and Clinical Professor
  • McGeorge MPA & MPP Programs
  • McGeorge Faculty
  • McGeorge Leadership & Staff
Sacramento