keith kraughto

Managing Director of Development 

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.” 
— Lao-Tzu

Keith is a nonprofit organization development professional who has been raising the bar for advancement in education, land conservation, animal rescue, art and cultural organizations for over fifteen years. 

In his capacity as Managing Director of Development, he works with our Board of Trustees, Executive Director, Administrative Team, and Department Chairs to raise funds in support of growth and capacity, capital upgrades, student scholarships, endowment, programs and more, from individuals, corporations, foundations, City and State sources. 

Keith is inspired by the dedicated and passionate professionals at the Brooklyn Music School sharing their respective talents with students of all ages and from all walks of life.  His interest in music began at an early age with the balalaika and then the french horn.  Keith has been a member of the Brooklyn Music School family since February 2019.