About Us


The National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA) is the principal and most progressive organization dedicated to the advancement of black public leadership in local and state governments. NFBPA is an independent, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1983. With over 2,500 members, NFBPA has established a national reputation for designing and implementing quality leadership development initiatives of unparalleled success. Our members are leaders and managers of public programs and agencies in more than 350 jurisdictions nationwide. Thirty-six chapters support the growth of NFBPA at the local level. We invite you to join us.


I4x – Institute for Excellence in Public Service – consulting arm of NFBPA – consists of public administration executives, who are retired, in transition or still working and have a desire to periodically provide consulting services. I4x consultants are available to provide management consultation in all areas of public administration.

link: http://i4xnps.com/about-the-institute/


Contact Us


Norbert Klusmann Jr.

Membership Coordinator

National Forum for Black Public Administrators



Marcia L. Conner

Executive Director

National Forum for Black Public Administrators

777 N. Capitol St., NW, Suite #550

Washington, DC 20002