As the overseer of Full Circle’s organizational leadership and D & I programs, Dr. Bryant ensures state-of-the-art service delivery and excellence in performance outcomes. Dr. Lausell Bryant’s career spans 34 years in social services and organizational leadership in both the private and public sectors. She is an author, professor, and facilitator for change. Dr. Lausell Bryant is a gifted communicator and conflict resolutionist. Dr. Lausell Bryant grew up in Brooklyn and Puerto Rico and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Pace University, her Master of Social Work degree from the Hunter College School of Social Work, and her Doctor of Philosophy from New York University’s Silver School of Social Work.
Her book, A Guide for Sustaining Conversations on Racism, Identity, and our Mutual Humanity, was published in 2017. She is currently Clinical Associate Professor and Katherine & Howard Aibel Executive-in-Residence at New York University’s Silver School of Social Work. Her work in government includes serving as associate commissioner for the Office of Youth Development at the New York City Administration for Children’s Services. She was appointed by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to the New York City Panel for Education Policy.