Roger L. Kemp has been a municipal Chief Executive Officer of politically, economically,
    educationally, and racially diverse communities in the states of Connecticut, New Jersey,
    and California during his career in local government.  These cities range in size from about
    30,000 to over 120,000 in population.  

    Dr. Kemp was appointed as the Practitioner in Residence, Department of Public
    Management, College of Business, University of New Haven, starting in the academic year
    -- 2011-12.  He was also recently designated as a Distinguished Adjunct Professor in the
    Executive MPA Program, Ageno School of Business, Golden Gate University, San Francisco.

    Based upon his educational background, and front-line municipal experience, he performs
    consulting services in a number of different functional areas related to city and school
    relationships.  The primary consulting services performed by Roger focus on state-of-the-art
    best practices in the dynamic and evolving field town-gown relations.  These best practices
    are highlighted below.

  •   Service Agreements
  •   Revenue Agreements
  •   Capital Projects Planning
  •   Joint Policies and Procedures
  •   Town and Gown Briefings
  •   Town and Gown Partnerships
  •   Joint Participation Facilitation
  •   Presentations and Speeches
  •   User Fees and Charges Studies
  •   Special Services and Projects
  •   Joint Initiatives and Programs
  •   Stakeholder Analysis and Involvement
  •    Enterprise Fund Projects
  •   Inner-City and Main Street Renewal
  •    Other Special Town-Gown Assignments

     In addition to Roger's hands-on municipal executive experience, he earned the following
    college degrees while working full-time in both the private and public sectors during his
    public service career.  He is also a member of those professional associations listed below.

  •    College Degrees

           -  B. S. Degree in Business Administration, San Diego State University

           -  M.P.A. Degree in
Public Administration, San Diego State University

           -  M.B.A. Degree in
Management, Golden Gate University

           -  Ph.D. Degree in
Public Administration, Golden Gate University

  •   Professional Education

Diploma, Program for Senior Executives in State and Local Government
             John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

          - Diploma,
Advanced Government Finance Institute
             School of Business, University of Wisconsin
             Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada

          - Graduate,
Academy for International Development
             International City/County Management Association  

  •   Professional Memberships

 Life Member, International City/County Management Association

          -  Member, International Town & Gown Association

          -  Member, Government Finance Officers Association  

          -  Member, National Civic League

          -  Life Member, American Society for Public Administration

          -  Member, Council on Governmental Ethics, State of Connecticut

          -  Past President, Connecticut Town and City Management Association  

          -  Past President, Monterey Bay Chapter and Connecticut Chapter,
             American Society for Public Administration

          -  Member, Board of Directors, Civics First

          -  Member, World Future Society

Kemp Consulting, LLC
Advancing Excellence in Town-Gown Relations
Town & Gown -
Best Practices!