Mary Kinder Loiselle
Director of Community Engagement and Career Development Services
Foundations of Engagement
Mary Kinder Loiselle headed the public relations offices of three major orchestras (Philadelphia, Minnesota, and Detroit) and has held public relations positions at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.; CBS Masterworks Records; and Shuman Associates, Inc. (N.Y.). She also was director of education and community partnerships for the Philadelphia Orchestra.
Ms. Loiselle has taught at Drexel (business communication) and West Chester (theory and ear training) universities and was a teaching fellow at the Eastman School of Music (music theory). As a professional career and life coach, she works with clients and groups and leads seminars and retreats on a variety of subjects.
She earned a B.S. in music education at West Chester University, where she continued with a master's program in music history. She did further graduate work at Temple University and Ph.D. studies in music theory at the Eastman School of Music. She received her coach training through Coach U and is a graduate of the Pennsylvania Gestalt Center for Psychotherapy and Training.
Ms. Loiselle joined the faculty of the Curtis Institute of Music in 2007.