Deborah J. Daniels, ’77 Takes Helm of Indianapolis-Based Think Tank
Deborah J. Daniels, '77, has been appointed President of the Sagamore Institute for Policy Research (SIPR), effective December 1, 2006. An international think tank headquartered in Indianapolis, the SIPR is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy research organization. Ms. Daniels has vast experience in the public policy arena, having served as a United States Attorney, Executive Director of the Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee, Director of the National Office for Weed and Seed at the U.S. Department of Justice, and as a presidential-appointed Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Justice Programs. In 2005, she returned to the Indianapolis law firm of Krieg DeVault LLP, where she provides counsel to public and private sector clients in matters affecting homeland security, disaster preparedness, strategic planning, and federal and state regulatory compliance. She will remain at Krieg DeVault while serving as SIPR's President.