Meet the Team

The Office of Community and Regional Affairs serves as the primary liaison between the University and its surrounding community on a wide variety of local and regional issues. The office advances Princeton’s mission by building strategic relationships with external partners and promoting ongoing engagement between the University and the communities in which it resides.

Community and Regional Affairs staff is responsible for encouraging members of the community to use University resources and take advantage of the various programming available to the public. The office also encourages the University’s faculty, staff, and students to engage with the community through service opportunities and outreach initiatives.

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 [email protected]

Kristin Appelget
Assistant Vice President
Community and Regional Affairs
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Emily Goldman
Senior Associate Director
Planning and Land Use Affairs
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Melissa Mercuro
Associate Director
Community Relations
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Kathryn Kuhnert
Temporary Associate Director for Community Relations
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Duncan Harrison Jr.
Assistant Director
Regional Affairs
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Gina Mastro
Program Manager
Community Auditing Program & Continuing Education
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Jessica Malone
Administrative Coordinator
On leave until late 2024