About Kurt

Professional and Elected Positions

  • Chief Executive Officer, American Red Cross (Arizona/New Mexico Region)
  • Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, American Red Cross
  • Vice President, Biomedical Services, American Red Cross
  • Deputy Chief of Staff to CEO, American Red Cross
  • Director, Government Relations, American Red Cross
  • Chief Operating Officer, Make-A-Wish Foundation of America
  • Chief Operating Officer, Humanity United
  • Vice President, Operations, Fathom Ltd.
  • Congressional Investigator- U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • City Councilman, Bowie, MD


  • American University, School of International Service, Washington, DC
  • M.A., International Affairs and International Law

Who Am I

  • I have spent my life in service to others
  • I am a CEO with a conscience
  • I am driven by a moral compass
  • I help those in their darkest hours
  • I relentlessly fight against injustice, hatred, resentment, and fear
  • I believe in rebellious hope
  • I am courageous