Robert Jurgrau was born in New York City where he studied piano with Grete Sultan. He attended the Eastman School of Music and received a B.A. from the State University of New York. From 1984 to 2016, Mr. Jurgrau held a variety of positions at Time Inc., the large print and digital content publisher, in New York and London. . He has been a MasterVoices board member since 2011 where he has served on the Audit and Finance committees. Mr. Jurgrau likes to keep up his skills as an amateur pianist. He believes in the power of art to enrich and transform lives. He and his partner, Marc Gollub, live near Lincoln Center.