Kristin FlowerProblem Solving Workshop Administrative Director/Academic Affairs Specialist
As Assistant Director of Faculty Affairs, Kristin manages a variety of faculty facing projects, serves as the school's liaison to the ABA and AALS, and manages the school's institutional reporting. With over twelve years of experience in academic administration at the Law School, she has previously served as Administrative Director of the First-Year Problem Solving Workshop Program, Academic Affairs Specialist in OAA, and Special Assistant to the Dean and Administrative Director of the HLS Dean's Office. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Psychology from SUNY Geneseo and a Master of Music from UMass Amherst.
Thomas GracaAssistant Dean of Academic and Faculty Affairs
Tom Graca is the Assistant Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs at Harvard Law School. He has over fifteen years of experience in higher education teaching, research, and administration. Tom has a law degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law and a Doctor of Education degree in higher education from Texas A&M University at Commerce.
Lisa LangoneAcademic Affairs Coordinator
Lisa brings a communications background to OAA, possessing a unique blend of agency, government, corporate and non-profit sector experience. She started her career at a top 10 global PR firm, working in both the U.K. and Boston offices. Most recently she was a spokesperson for the Massachusetts Port Authority, where she was a trusted source of information 24/7 for Boston Logan International Airport, Cruiseport Boston, the Tobin Bridge, and other properties in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Prior to that, she spent time in the Washington D.C. Press Office of Sen. Ted Kennedy. Before that, she served on the presidential campaign for Sen. John Kerry, as part of his National Advance Staff. Lisa holds both undergraduate and graduate degrees from Boston University.
Miriam LeighData Administrator
Miriam Leigh manages faculty information, the content of the online faculty directory available to the public and the internal web portal that faculty use for their administrative tasks. Before joining the Office of Academic Affairs, she worked in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and in the Harvard College Library. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from McGill University and a Master of Science in Library and Information Science from Simmons College.