Sixteenth President of Rhode Island School of Design. Former Professor at MIT. Father of five amazing daughters — two that go to Wellesley and one going to NYU currently.
I am usually a hotel person and have stayed at many, many, many hotels. Two of the co-founders are RISD graduates so I got to learn about airbnb through them — I am new to the sharing economy, so I'm excited to learn more through airbnb.
My life motto is: "I'd rather be green and growing, rather than ripe and ready to rot." Which I believe is attributed to the founder of McDonalds.