Kurt has been with Chicago Booth since 2002 and is currently the Associate Dean of Full-Time MBA Admissions. Within his role, Kurt manages all aspects of evaluation, marketing, and operations in the Full-Time MBA Admissions office. In addition, Kurt is the Executive Director of Chicago Booth Marketing, responsible for the promotion of Booth programs and bringing the Booth brand to life.
Kurt earned his bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University with a double major in psychology and communication studies. He later received his master’s degree in higher education administration from Northwestern University's School of Education and Social Policy. And most recently Kurt completed his MBA from Chicago Booth with concentrations in marketing management, strategic management, and managerial and organizational behavior.
He is a sports enthusiast, lifelong Chicagoan, and proud Cubs fan.
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