The Office of Community Engagement helps build and sustain Georgetown’s engagement with the District of Columbia and the metropolitan region by supporting the University’s long-term growth and economic development efforts; facilitating and developing relationships with community organizations and local governments; and strengthening the University’s partnership with our neighbors.

For assistance or more information about the University’s partnerships and community engagement, please reach out to the Community Engagement staff or email


Lauralyn Beattie Lee
Associate Vice President for Community Engagement and Strategic Initiatives

Brenda Atkinson-Willoughby
Director of Partnerships and Community Engagement

Michael Durso
Director of Local Government Affairs

Jamie Scott
Communications Coordinator

Candace Mosely
Special Projects Coordinator

Cory Peterson
Director of Neighborhood Life