Meet the Center for Civic Engagement & Leadership Staff
Civic Engagement and Leadership and Professional
Lecturer in Political Science at Marist College. She
holds a doctorate in Public Administration from the
University of Southern California’s Sol Price School of
Public Policy. Her interests include engaging students
in activities that teach them about civic engagement
and working with nonprofit organizations to build their
capacity to connect access resources and connect with
stakeholders. She has worked to create and support
civic engagement programs for more than 20 years.
2017-18 CCEL Team
Brianna Kinzel '18
Community Based Learning Coordinator
Brianna is a senior majoring in Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resources. With a passion for community service and a desire to learn new skills, Brianna started working at the Center for Civic Engagement and Leadership as a student associate in her junior year, and she is thrilled to be taking on the role of CBL Coordinator. She is learning what it means to serve her community in different ways, is further developing her skill set, and is consistently broadening her leadership role.
Fiona Dwyer-McNulty '18
CCEL Project Coordinator
Fiona Dwyer-McNulty is a senior Political Science major from Red Hook, NY. Her involvement in her own community, as well as her experiences in and out of the classroom, have instilled an interest in civic engagement and how it can be fostered through education. At the CCEL, she works on developing new resources for students to learn about post-graduate and gap year opportunities.