Professionals

Harrison M. Wadsworth III

Principal

Profile

Harrison Wadsworth is a principal in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. He has more than 20 years of experience in public policy and communications. Wadsworth’s expertise includes media relations, the legislative and political process, higher education, finance, communications and trade association management.

He is an expert in the federal student financial assistance programs, working with domestic and international colleges and universities as well as with financial institutions.  He is also is well-versed in the Higher Education Act and heads two education-related trade associations – the International Education Council and the Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organizations.

Wadsworth has worked as a congressional press secretary and legislative director. In addition, he was a newspaper reporter and editor.

Education

Wadsworth holds a master’s degree in economics and American foreign policy/security studies from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies and a bachelor’s degree in mass communication from the University of California, Davis.