JCSUD’s Water Operations Manager, Tyler Lyles, graduated with his Certified Public Manager designation on Friday, June 16 in Austin, TX.
The CPM Program is a nationally accredited, comprehensive statewide management development program specifically for managers in federal, state, and local government and for managers in the not-for-profit sector. The program’s primary goal is to improve the performance of public managers and the organizational performance of state, local, and federal government. The program is a comprehensive course of study by which public managers can acquire and apply the best practices and theory to their management behaviors and strategies using prescribed sets of professional standards. Those who complete the program earn a national trademark designation of CPM (Certified Public Manager®).
Through this program, Tyler gained expertise in public personnel administration, organizational communication, public finance and budgeting, program evaluation, and information systems for managers. He also completed an applied research project focused on water conservation by water providers and their customers.