Mike Letcher (MPA 1978)
2023 KUCIMAT Lifetime Achievement Award
About Mike —
"Mike’s dedication to the local government management profession and the KU MPA program is truly laudable. He has served communities from New England to the Southwest with commitment and professionalism. Throughout his long career Mike has been a mentor and a sounding board for many and he continues to help prepare the next generation of municipal leaders through his work as an associate professor at the University of Arizona. Mike’s love for professional local government is second to none and we are so very proud and thankful for his 45 years as a KUCIMAT!"
- Chanté Martin (2018), Sara Ott (2002) , Melissa Sieben (1999), Peter Souza (1994)