Senior Research Fellow
BA from Fordham University and MPA from the Rockefeller School of Public Affairs and Policy
Don Zizzi is a senior research associate at the Center for Urban and Regional Policy. He is currently involved in developing and advancing the center's Economic Development Partnership to help communities around the country attract business and industries to their jurisdictions. He also is assisting in the Center's survey of the manufacturing industry in Massachusetts. In addition to his work at CURP, Don also is an adjunct professor in UMass Lowell's Department of Regional Economic and Social Development and a senior fellow in their Center for Industrial Competitiveness.
Don lives in Nashua, NH with his wife, Kathy, a master elementary school teacher. He cites as his proudest accomplishments of the last few years: caring for an ailing parent (since deceased), attending all of his son's baseball games and writing a novel.
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