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Dr. Sharon L. Caudle

Dr. Sharon Caudle is a graduate faculty member at the Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University. Her teaching and research interests include strategic management and planning, performance management, homeland security and homeland defense, national security strategies, and policy analysis. Before joining the Bush School, she was with the U.S. Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) Homeland Security and Justice Team in Washington, DC. With GAO, she specialized in homeland security and national preparedness strategic policies, programs, standards, and management, as well public policy and operations strategic issues. For other GAO teams, Dr. Caudle provided advice on strategic management issues, financial institutions, and defense management. In addition to the GAO, Dr. Caudle has extensive government headquarters and field experience with the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Department of Agriculture (Food Stamp Program and Women, Infants, and Children’s Supplemental Feeding Program), and the State of Nevada in social services, food stamps, and quality control.


Dr. Caudle currently serves on various national and international security standards committees for disaster management, emergency management, business continuity, and organizational resilience. She is a senior fellow of The George Washington University’s Homeland Security Policy Institute and has authored numerous articles and book chapters on topics ranging from public performance management to homeland/national security issues, detailed below. She earned her masters and doctorate in public administration from The George Washington University in Washington, DC, and a masters in homeland security and homeland defense from the Center for Homeland Security and Defense, School of International Studies, Naval Postgraduate School, in Monterey, CA.