• Dartmouth Alumni Council Nominates Trustee Candidate

    Monday, November 5, 2012

from the Association of Alumni

The Dartmouth Alumni Council has nominated Mitchell Kurz '73 for the open alumni-nominated trustee seat on the Dartmouth College Board of Trustees.

Mitchell Kurz '73

Mitch Kurz is a leading education advocate who serves as treasurer of the Harlem Children's Zone and academic dean of the Bronx Center for Science and Math. A retired president of Young & Rubicam, he also led Wunderman Worldwide, which he built into the world's largest database marketing firm. Mitch graduated Phi Beta Kappa with majors in economics and psychology, lettered in lacrosse, and was in Alpha Theta. He received his MBA with honors from Harvard and holds a master's degree in mathematics education. He serves on the Tucker Foundation Board of Visitors. Eighteen of his students benefit from Summer Enrichment at Dartmouth (SEAD); five currently attend Dartmouth. He has worked in the South Bronx since 2001. Mitch and his wife, Sandy, have two sons and reside in New York.

Trustee balloting will take place online and by mail from February 12 through March 12, 2013.

Petition trustee candidate nominations will be accepted until January 7, 2013.

For additional information, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (603) 646-2953.