About Us

The Office of Community and Regional Affairs serves as the primary liaison between the University and the communities in which it resides on a wide variety of local and regional issues.

Community and Regional Affairs staff is responsible for coordinating numerous special events such as Communiversity, Community and Staff Day, parades, workshops and other special events enjoyed by tens of thousands of campus and community members each year.

The office also partners with other campus and community organizations to facilitate service opportunities and initiatives for students, faculty and staff.

Contact Us

Office of Community and Regional Affairs
4 Mercer Street
Princeton, New Jersey 08540

Phone (609) 258-3204
Fax (609) 258-9000

E-mail pucra@princeton.edu


Kristin AppelgetKristin S. Appelget
Assistant Vice President, Community and Regional Affairs
(609) 258-3018

Melissa Mercuro headshotMelissa Mercuro
Associate Director, Community Relations
(609) 258-5144 mmercuro@princeton.edu

Duncan Harrison headshot

Duncan Harrison, Jr.
Assistant Director, Regional Affairs
609) 258-2763

Gina Mastro

Gina M. Mastro
Program Coordinator, Community Auditing Program & Continuing Education
(609) 258- 5656

Jessica Talarick

Jessica Malone
Administrative Assistant 
(609) 258-5980