January 29, 2014: An on-stage discussion featuring Andrew M. Rouse, Executive Director of President Nixon’s Advisory Council on Executive Organization (Ash Council). He talked about how the Council provided recommendations for measuring the impact and efficiency of Federal policy, minimizing bureaucratic inertia, and solving the overlapping and often conflicting missions of departments and agencies government-wide. Geoff Shepard, an Associate Director of President Nixon’s Domestic Council moderated.