CMU appoints director for Heinz College in Washington, D.C.

Carnegie Mellon University has appointed John A. Flaherty as distinguished service professor of public policy and management and director of the Heinz College in Washington, D.C…
His previous experience includes serving as chief of staff at the U.S. Department of Transportation, where he helped oversee the federal response to 9/11. He left the DOT in 2006 to become a principle at global private equity firm the Carlyle Group.