Use the document “Elected vs. Appointed” to complete this assignment. Complete assignment directions are contained in the document. The city is in El Paso, Texas.
- 2. What is a significant difference between private and public administration? What distinguishes public organizations from private organizations?
ADM-624 – Public Governance
Topic 1 – Public Policy, Public Administration, and Governing
Elected vs. Appointed Officials
Directions: This assignment will be divided into two parts. You will identify an elected official and an appointed official in your area. As an example, you may choose the mayor of your city and an appointed position would be the city manager. Finally, you will synthesize the information by using the literature to support your claims. You should list all references used at the end of each part as well as, in-text citations when needed. All citations must be in APA format.
Part One – List an individual, their position held, and explain the role of that person plays in policy making.