Board Positions

Organization/CompanyTitle Summary
Quotient TechnologyBoard MemberQuotient Technology is a leading digital promotions, media, and analytics company.
RallyPoint NetworksChairman of the BoardRallyPoint Networks is the premier social network for the U.S. Military community.
IVMFBoard MemberIVMF serves to advance the post service lives of America’s service members, veterans, and military-connected
families.
JUST CapitalAdvisory CouncilThe goal of JUST Capital is to incentivize more just business behavior through increased awareness, transparency, and action where needed.
McCormick Research InstituteBoard MemberProudly serves individuals with special needs and U.S. Military Veterans who suffer from PTSD.
McDonald Family FoundationFounderThe McDonald Family Foundation was established by Robert and Diane McDonald to help teach strong values to their children and grandchildren and make a difference in the world.
Partnership for Public ServiceBoard MemberThe focus of the organization is to achieve a more effective and accountable government.
Association of West Point GraduatesBoard MemberAssociation that supports West Point and graduates of West Point.
U.S. SteelBoard MemberGlobal manufacturer of value-added steel products.
XeroxBoard MemberGlobal provider of print and digital image solutions.
Government Leadership Advisory Council, Partnership for Public Service Co-ChairThe Government Leadership Advisory Council, made up of leadership champions from different sectors, will advise on the Partnership's strategy on leadership development in government.

Recent Posts

Emphasizing Stewardship in Government

Government Matters recently hosted a podcast by Robert McDonald that covered principles for developing sustainable leadership in positions in the federal government.  Such as: Steps leaders can take to build more leaders Including transparency in leadership and by those in leadership The self-awareness of public sector leaders Have a belief system and be in touch […]

Leadership In Government Matters More Now Than Ever

As COVID-19 spreads around the globe and throughout the United States, effective government leadership matters more than ever. You can read more about this critical need in a new article, published today, in the Harvard Business Review: A Nonpartisan Model for Developing Public Service Leaders, by myself, Doug Conant, and Andrew Marshall. The article introduces a […]

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation Panel

I recently had the pleasure of conducting interviews (via Zoom) for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation which identifies young people at an important inflection point in their development—when they are college juniors—and recognizes and rewards their commitments to devote themselves to public service. Selection Criterion and Process The selection criteria for the Truman Scholarship […]