Jon B. Gettman holds a Ph.D. in public policy from George
Mason University, where his doctoral studies concentrated
on regional economic development. He also holds a MS in justice
from American University and a BA in anthropology from Catholic
University. Jon Gettman conducts research and does consulting
work under the name of Gettman RDA Consulting in Lovettsville,
Virginia and is currently an adjunct instructor in public
administration at Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, WV.