Kathy Drohan, associate professor, College of Hospitality Management, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Partnership for Providence Parks. The organization provides support and resources for volunteer groups seeking to transform their neighborhood parks into thriving green spaces that reflect the needs and character of the community. Currently, there are 93 parks in 26 neighborhoods throughout Providence.
Bryan Lavin, assistant professor, College of Hospitality Management, has been named president of the New England chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPI New England). The organization provides professional development for the meetings and conferences.