Kevin Block-Schwenk is an Associate Professor of Liberal Arts at Berklee College of Music, where he has taught a course very similar to OLMSC-130 (Applied Mathematics for Musicians) since 2005. In addition to creating the Applied Mathematics for Musicians course and teaching it since its completion in 2013, Kevin operates a small real estate business and studies the career paths of Berklee graduates who make a good living outside of music. Kevin received his B.A.in Economics from Brandeis University and his M.Ed. in Mathematics Education from the University of Massachusetts at Boston. He lives in Boston with his wife and six cats, and enjoys biking, games, history, vegan cuisine, and being on the receiving end of music. Kevin's professional blog is called "Cool by Osmosis."