Kurt Kehl joined the Institute for Humane Studies in February 2018 as the managing director of communications and marketing. Kurt’s career has included senior positions in collegiate, corporate, and nonprofit environments. He was the senior vice president and chief communications officer at Monumental Sports & Entertainment, oversaw the Monumental Foundation, and worked closely with founder Ted Leonsis on a variety of projects. Previously Kurt spend more than a decade at Princeton University as the associate director of athletics for public affairs. Since 2010 he served as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Kurt began his career at Washington & Jefferson College after earning a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Kent State University.