Steven Mumford, Ph.D.
University of New Orleans
Steve Mumford is an Assistant Professor at the University of New Orleans, where he helps lead the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program and teaches courses in program evaluation, public management, and a nine-credit Nonprofit Leadership concentration. Dr. Mumford received a PhD in Public Policy & Administration, concentrating in program evaluation, from George Washington University; a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Washington; and a BA in Psychology from Columbia University.
Dr. Mumford has over a decade of experience conducting evaluations and related trainings to enhance the effectiveness of foundations and nonprofits throughout the United States, including with past clients like the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He currently works with the Greater New Orleans Foundation to provide training and coaching in program evaluation to nonprofits throughout the region, and serves as the founding Membership Chair for the Gulf Coast Evaluation Network, an association of evaluation professionals and regional affiliate of the American Evaluation Association.