Meet the CGR Team

  • Vice President of Community and Government Relations

    As vice president of Community and Government Relations, Kaitlin Passafaro leads the cultivation and management of Berkleeā€™s governmental, institutional, and community relationships in support of our mission and the advancement of our standing nationally, in the state of Massachusetts, in the city of Boston, and in our local community.

  • Associate Director, Community Engagement
    Abria Smith is charged with managing relations with property owners, businesses, resident associations, and organizations around the Berklee campus, and works collaboratively on initiatives that benefit both Berklee and the surrounding neighborhoods. In partnership with the City of Boston and various community-based partner organizations, she produces concert series and provides professional performance opportunities for Berklee students, faculty, and alumni.