Kathleen Drohan

Associate Professor,  College of Hospitality Management

Contact Information
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I joined JWU in 2000 after 15 years in the recreation, travel & tourism and event planning industries. I also specialize in eco-tourism and adventure travel.”

Bio

Kathleen Drohan, M.A.T., CHE, teaches at JWU Providence’s College of Hospitality Management. She specializes in sports, entertainment and event management

Drohan came to Johnson & Wales University in 2000 after 15 years in the recreation, travel & tourism and event planning industries.

As the director of travel practicum at JWU, she traveled extensively with groups of students around the globe and developed the one-month Study Abroad program to South Africa.

In addition to being a freshman advisor, Drohan is also a Certified Hospitality Educator (CHE), a ServSafe instructor and a certified CPR/First Aid instructor. She is a member of the Adventure Travel Trade Association and the National Recreation and Park Association.

Drohan enjoys traveling and volunteering in community-based programming. She completed her Masters of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) at Johnson & Wales University and received her undergraduate education from the University of Rhode Island.

Sample Courses

SEE1001: Introduction to Sports, Entertainment, Event — Management
SEE1010: Seminar Class
SEE2020: Event Management
SEE2040: Outdoor Recreational Planning
SEE2015: Leadership in the Recreational Setting

 

Professional Memberships

  • National Recreation and Parks Association
  • Adventure Travel Trade Association