Dean Curran joined the Gift & Estate Planning team in June of 2022 as a Development Associate. Dean is originally from Sherborn, Massachusetts and graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in Political Science. Dean first became interested in philanthropy at UMass, working as an Annual Fund caller and later as a Grants Assistant in Corporate & Foundation Relations.
After graduation, Dean joined Teach for America Hawaii. It was there he developed his passion for public service. He went on to earn a Master’s in Education from Johns Hopkins University and was a classroom teacher for nine years. In his free time Dean enjoys reading, playing guitar, good food, and spending time with his family.