Don Haider - Director
Don Haider has been a faculty member at the Kellogg School of Management since
1973. His responsibilities include the teaching of master's degree
candidates, directing the School's program in public and nonprofit management,
and being a member of Kellogg's Executive Management Program. He
specializes in management of public and nonprofit organizations, public finance
and economic development.
Haider received a BA from Stanford University and a MA and PhD in political
science from Columbia University. His governmental experience includes
budget director and chief financial officer for the City of Chicago, deputy
assistant secretary of the U.S. Treasury, and assistant to three directors of
the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. He also serves on the boards of
the Metropolitan Planning Council, the Midtown Educational Foundation, Chicago
Catholic Charities, the U.S. Rugby Foundation, the LaSalle National Bank
Corporation, Fender Musical Instruments and Asset Acceptance Capital Corporation,
and is the Vice Chairman of the Chicago School Finance Authority.
Haider is the only individual to be named both a Congressional Fellow (1967-68)
and a White House Fellow (1976-77). He is the author of some 50 scholarly
articles and more than 100 newspaper columns. His book, When
Government Comes to Washington, is considered to be a classic in the field
of intergovernmental relations, and several co-authored books on Marketing
Places applies business marketing concepts to economic development for nations,
states and places.