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Staci M. Zavattaro, Ph.D., is an associate professor of public administration. She joined the School of Public Administration in 2015. Her books include Cities for Sale, Place Branding Through Phases of the Image, and Social Media to Government: Theory and Practice. Dr. Zavattaro’s research interest includes public branding in public administration and social media. Professor Zavattaro also serves as editor-in-chief of Administrative Theory & Praxis.