Montserrat College of Art Leadership
President of Montserrat College of Art.
Kurt T. Steinberg, Ed. D.
Dr. Kurt T. Steinberg, Ed.D. is the 8th President of Montserrat College of Art. He began his tenure at the college on July 1, 2018 after 12 years as Executive Vice President and one year as Acting President at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design.
An authority in collegiate operations, Dr. Steinberg has delivered guest lectures on higher education finance, urban planning, and the Massachusetts political process at Suffolk University, the University of Massachusetts Boston, and many professional higher education conferences.
He has served on and chaired accreditation teams for the New England Commission of Higher Education (N.E.C.H.E.), the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (N.A.S.A.D.), National Association of Schools of Music (N.A.S.M.), and the National Association of Schools of Dance (N.A.S.D.). He was elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the North Shore Chamber of Commerce in the fall of 2018.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Syracuse University and a Master of Public Administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University. He earned his Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Organizational Leadership from Northeastern University.
A resident of Framingham, MA, Dr. Steinberg is an Honorary Trustee of the Danforth Art Alliance after serving as Trustee of the Danforth Museum and School. He was an elected member of the Framingham Town Meeting and later chair of the Town Finance Committee. Dr. Steinberg is married to Sarah Steinberg, a graduate of the Syracuse University College of Visual and Performing Arts and an artist-educator with the Wellesley Public Schools. Mrs. Steinberg maintains a studio practice at Saxonville Mills in Framingham. The Steinbergs have two sons, one of whom attends Framingham High School and the other the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Learn more about Dr. Steinberg and his message here.
Board of Trustees
Kent Wosepka, Chair
Adjunct Prof. of Finance
Richard O’Connor, Treasurer
Johnson O’Connor Feron & Carucci LLP,
Bonnie Williams Henry,
Vice Chair – Board Relations
DKH Business Advisors
Mercedes Sherrod Evans
Chief Diversity Officer (Retired)
Massachusetts College of Art & Design
John Sutyak, Secretary
EVP, Digital Development Management
Barbara Schaye, Vice Chair- The Council
Heidi Z. Adam, Vice Chair of Advancement
Chair of the Facilities &
Campus Infrastructure Committee
January Gill O’Neil
Massachusetts Poetry Festival
Dr. Timothy M. Johnson
Head of School
South Hamilton, MA
Alyssa Watters ’07
Art by Alyssa
Stacy Thomas Vickory
Assoc. Professor and Coord. of Academic Facilities
Visual Comm. & Design
Chair – Investment Committee
New Summit Investments LLC Manchester, MA
Gloucester, MA and Brooklyn, NY
Executive Vice President
WB Hunt Company
Richard Diego ’23
Tyson J. Lynch, Esq.
Barrett & Company
Graphic Designer / Artist
Director, Diversity & Inclusion/Compliance
Hyde Park, MA
Barbara Schaye: Chair
Stephen C. Archer
Lee Essex Doyle
R. Hilliard Ebling
Kimberly Smith Guerster
Marcia G. Strouss
Dean of College Relations and Special Assistant to the President
Director of Admissions
Dean of Faculty and Academic Affairs
Dean of Students
Executive Assistant to the President