Faculty Experts

Call the Office of Media Relations at (518) 956-8150

Community Relations

        Katharine Briar-Lawson

Katharine Briar-Lawson
School of Social Welfare
Department: Social Welfare

Expert in the following: Child and family welfare; poverty and unemployment; community collaboration and service integration
Campus phone: 442-5324
Campus email: kbriarlawson@albany.edu

        Matt Grattan

Matt Grattan
University at Albany

Expert in the following: Workforce Development, economic development, Start-UP NY, business development, community development, business incubation, business acceleration
Campus phone: (518) 956-8177
Campus email: mgrattan@albany.edu

        Maritza Martinez

Maritza Martinez
University Offices
Assistant Dean

Expert in the following: At-risk students; diversity; conflict resolution; motivation; student success; community relations; effective study strategies; social work; women's issues; coalition building; the importance of mentoring
Campus phone: (518) 442-5179
Campus email: mmartinez@albany.edu