Cathey Park

John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Coordinator

Cathey Park is the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Coordinator.  She is responsible for the planning, marketing, and implementation of Forum events, including outreach and fostering co-sponsorships with interested undergraduate student groups and Harvard Kennedy School centers and recruitment.  Previously, Park coordinated the Institute's "Women’s Initiative in Leadership” (WIL) created to address the interest and importance of female students at Harvard in developing leadership skills.  In addition to overseeing WIL she worked on special events and conference.  Before joining the IOP, Park worked on the staff of former Harvard Kennedy School Dean, Joseph S. Nye, Jr.  Born in Seoul Korea and raised in Portland, Oregon  Park attended Boston University and majored in Political Science.