Director of Investments and Member Relations
As director of investments and member relations, Kurt provides strategy and overall direction for membership services, and is the primary contact for new ministries seeking to partner with Barnabas Foundation. Since joining the team, Kurt has been the primary contact with Barnabas Foundation’s investment consultant, developing asset allocation models, proposing portfolio design and evaluating investment manager performance. He also consults with member organizations on effective asset management strategies. He previously served as Barnabas Foundation’s director of finance and administration, and prior to that, held positions of chief financial officer, VP of finance and administration and corporate controller with various companies. Kurt is passionate about stewardship and is a Crown Ministries trained financial budget counselor. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Northeastern Illinois University, IL.