DEPARTMENT: Marketing and Communications
POSITION: Staff Writer
LOCATION: Main Campus, Harrisonburg | CC 221
PHONE: (540) 432-4058
Christopher Clymer Kurtz commutes by bicycle whenever he can, helps his young kids clean up their endless creativity scenes, and writes, plays guitar, and sings for the Clymer Kurtz Band.
A graduate of Eastern Mennonite University’s social work and James Madison University’s English master’s programs, Christopher taught middle school English for 12 years, is a freelance writer and radio journalist for the local NPR station, WMRA, and has dabbled in blogging, photography and newspaper journalism. He is currently the director of development for the Shenandoah Valley Scholars Latino Initiative.
He lives near Linville, Virginia.