State Executive Development Institute (SEDI)

The State Executive Development Institute (SEDI) is an annual educational workshop offered by the John C. Stennis Institute of Government. The SEDI is designed to prepare mid- to upper-level state and local government executives to be more effective leaders. A broad range of topics are presented by government officials, researchers, […]


Welcome Our Inaugural John C. Stennis Fellows!   Recently updated !

April 23, 2015 ____________     The John C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State is honored to welcome its inaugural John C. Stennis Fellows; Dr. Doug Goodman and Dr. Gary Peevely. Both individuals have a long and distinguished list of accomplishments that will enhance the […]

Doug Goodman, Ph.D. and Gary Peevely, Ed.D. represent the inaugural John C. Stennis Fellows for the John C. Stennis Institute of Government at Mississippi State University

Mississippi Mayors’ Forum

The Mississippi Mayors’ Forum (MMF) is an exciting new assistance opportunity developed in collaboration between the John. C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State University and the Mississippi Municipal League. The program provides a select group ofMississippi Mayors with access to a panel of resource professionals who will assist in the identification and development of implementable solutions to specific challenges impacting their community.