Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto
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Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto

Dean and Professor

Clinton School of Public Service

As dean of the Clinton School – the first school in the nation to offer a master’s in public service (M.P.S.), I get to build out the next generation of public service changemakers. And I find myself in this position – the best job in the world – after I was nominated to apply for the position.

Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto

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Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto

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Sierra Vista, AZ

I can't start my day until

Cup of dark roast with one sugar


Hanging with my family

Binge watch


Last good read

“The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towles

Favorite meal in town

Hillcrest Bakery has the best biscuits!

Best recent local discovery

Flora Jean's

Latest splurge

Veronica Beard Blazer

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Dream vacation


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