Roland J. Kushner




  • Management consulting since 1983
  • Opened Kushner Management Advisory Services in 1999
  • Dozens of clients in local, regional, national, and global markets
  • MBA and Ph.D. in business and economics from Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA
  • Managing director, Bethlehem Musikfest, 1984‑87
  • Director of development, Bach Choir of Bethlehem, 1987‑90
  • Assistant professor of economics & business, Lafayette College, Easton, PA,1992‑99
  • Numerous articles and lectures on management, economics, arts administration, and marketing
  • Consulting associate, LaSalle University Nonprofit Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct professor of management, Lehigh University, Moravian College, Drexel University
  • Business plan reviewer, Ben Franklin Technology Center, Bethlehem, PA
  • Associate Professor of Business, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA  2006- present
  • Research Director, National Arts Index and Local Arts Index for Americans for the Arts, 2005-2016
  • Board President, New Bethany Ministries, Bethlehem, PA, 2016-present
  • Received research funding from National Endowment for the Arts, American Society of Association Executives, Chorus America, RAND, Americans for the Arts, Urban Institute