Robin Husslage

Program Manager, Master of Arts in Community Development Policy and Practice


Robin Husslage is a program manager for the Master of Arts in Community Development Policy and Practice program at the Carsey School of Public Policy. She also coordinates the Certificate in Community Development Finance program and assists with coordination of the Sustainable Microfinance and Development Program. Robin joined Carsey in 2013 and is actively involved in recruiting, admissions, outreach, and marketing for both programs.

Robin started her career as a development engineer, designing replacement joints for an orthopedic company before moving into a variety of marketing roles in the design-through-manufacturing automation field. More recently, Robin was a consultant in this field, providing marketing expertise and services. Robin has managed new product launches, internal sales training programs, competitive and branding analyses, and production of marketing collateral.

Robin holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Vermont and a master’s in development policy and practice from the University of New Hampshire. Robin lives with her family in Rye, New Hampshire, where she actively volunteers in their community and schools.