Suzette Myser, doctoral candidate, received her Master of Public Administration from The John Glenn School of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University and Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Economics at Ohio University. Suzette’s research focuses on budgeting and finance of nonprofit organizations, with particular interest in philanthropy and political advocacy. She has presented research at the Academy of Management. Suzette has served as a teaching assistant from 2012-2013 and taught multiple undergraduate classes on public budgeting and public policy. Prior to coming to KU, Suzette spent seven years working for the State of Ohio including service as the Deputy Director of the Governor’s Washington, DC Office and as a budget analyst for the Ohio Office of Budget and Management.