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was a Research Fellow at the NCDG and a 2003-2004 Canada-US Fulbright
Scholar. She is completing the two-year Master in Public Administration
program at the Kennedy School of Government. Coe has an Honours
Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Ottawa, Canada and a
Master of Arts (Public Administration) from Carleton University in
From 2000 to 2003, Coe was a senior policy advisor on public sector
management and e-government with the Privy Council Office, Government
of Canada. Prior to this position, Coe was a research officer with the
Public Policy Forum, a Canadian public policy think tank. She has also
worked as a consultant for the Government of Canada in the areas of
governance and information technology.
While at Harvard, collaborated with Jane Fountain, Director of the
National Center for Digital Government, on a Canada-U.S. Comparative
Study on Cross-Agency E-Government Collaboration. The project was
designed to describe and explain critical success factors in
collaborative e-government projects. The major research questions
centered on the full range of enablers and barriers to cross-agency
e-government collaboration including financial and other resources,
organizational learning, business process redesign, clarity of mission
and objectives, leadership, social capital and trust, and information
system design issues. The research provides a comparative template to
enable policy-makers and the research community to better understand
the key drivers, opportunities and challenges for emerging cross-agency
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