UPDATED ON: Saturday, March 02, 2013
The Manning Foundation for Democratic Education:
Senior Fellow in Municipal Governance
From The Globe and Mail
E. Preston Manning, CC, President and CEO, and the Board of Directors of the Manning Foundation, are pleased to announce the appointment of David Seymour as Senior Fellow in Municipal Governance. In this new role, David will lead the Foundationís efforts to develop a critical mass of expertise in the area of municipal policy and practice, including the application of market principles to municipal governance.
David returns to Canada after a year advising the minister responsible for implementing charter schools in his native New Zealand. Previously, he served as senior policy analyst at the Frontier Centre for Public Policy.
Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, the Manning Foundation directs charitable dollars toward research and education which strengthens the ideas, skills, and communication capacity of political practitioners.