Kurt Nordness

Senior Leadership Executive

Kurt received his doctorate in educational policy and administration from the University of Minnesota, his M.Ed. in educational psychology from the University of Oklahoma, and his B.S. in teaching from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He has worked at both U.S. and international schools and most recently has served as the head of school at two international schools in China and Bahrain. He has taught graduate courses in teaching and learning. As the co-director of a U.S. Department of Education research study, he examined inclusive educational practices in schools. He also served on the Board of Trustees of the Association of China and Mongolia International Schools. Kurt currently lives in Minnesota and enjoys time with family including travel with his wife Ann.