Staff and Faculty

The Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership draws on the renowned expertise of Bryant University faculty as well as outside experts who serve as speakers, panelists and presenters.


Gary S. Sasse
Founding Director

Melissa Prosky
Ph.D., Assistant Director

Justin R. Sullivan
MPA, Program Coordinator


Allison G. Butler
Ph.D., Professor, Psychology

Lori A. Coakley
Ph.D., Professor, Management

Richard Holtzman
Ph.D., Associate Professor, Political Science

Michael A. Roberto
D.B.A., Professor, Management

Elzotbek Rustambekov
Ph.D., Associate Professor, Management

James Segovis
Ph.D., Associate Professor, Management

Edinaldo Tebaldi
Ph.D., Professor, Economics