Congratulations to Yoo Sung Ko for being selected as Public Administration and Policy’s MPA October Student of the Month!

Yoo Sung is a government official of the Republic of Korea with over 11 years of experience in the HR area, including recruitment, performance evaluation, human resources development, and discipline. He was in charge of diverse tasks related to the employment of the disabled and local talent, competitive recruitment for career positions, preparing a vision for the Ministry of Personnel Management, obligations and responsibilities of public officials, work hours, flextime, and leave. Based on his experience and passion for personnel management, he desires to study different models and approaches to leadership and organizational culture and change in the public sector. Also, he hopes to bring many insightful examples and ideas in designing government policies and human resource programs to Korea by using the theoretical and practical background he learned at the UGA.

Yoo Sung is an exceptional student and with all of his hard work, we know he is going to continue doing great things after finishing the MPA program this fall!