Alum Returns to Cuba

Michael Maisel '06, policy and communications associate at Engage Cuba, recently led a delegation of Choice Hotels CEO and executives to Havana to explore business opportunities with entrepreneurs and government officials. 

An NYU valedictorian, Michael studied international relations and wrote his senior thesis on U.S. policy toward Cuba, which was published in the Journal of Politics and International Affairs. Michael visited Cuba on a TPS Spanish trip in 2003.

Michael Maisel (right) in Cuba.

Michael Maisel (right) in Cuba.