Published 10/02/12

Kathryn Cantwell joins Bryant Institute for Public Leadership

SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Kathryn Cantwell has joined Bryant University’s Institute for Public Leadership as its program manager. She will collaborate with the institute’s founding director, Gary Sasse, to expand the work of the Institute.

"Ms. Cantwell has the abilities and experience to enhance the Institute’s work in providing public officials and others involved in public policy with the tools and skills needed to make informed decisions and manage responsive organizations,” said Sasse.

Cantwell, of Taunton, Mass., has significant experience in communications and project management. She was the Northeast regional director of Americans Elect and served as a communications intern in the office of R.I. Gov. Lincoln Chafee. She is a graduate of Brown University (MA in public affairs) and Bridgewater State University (BA in political science (international affairs) and American history, cum laude).