Professor Edwin Daley, D.P.A. serves as Practitioner-in-Residence in the Robertson School of Government. Daley brings his notable experiences and expertise in public administration to the classroom, as the previous city manager in four different cities and a Fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration. Daley also served in the U.S. Marine Corps, as chairman of the Virginia Institute of Government Advisory Committee, and as past president of various other local government associations.
Daley earned his bachelor's degree from Slippery Rock University, his Masters of Public Administration from the University of Pittsburgh, and his doctorate from the University of Southern California. He has also taught at several universities, the most recent being Virginia Commonwealth University and West Virginia University.