Chris Reade

Associate Vice President and Dean of Student Life

Chris Reade (he/his) currently serves as the associate vice president and dean of Student Life. In this role, he is responsible for providing strategic leadership and administrative direction for the Campus Life team, which includes community standards, housing operations, residential education, student activities, and new student and family programs and the Student Affairs team in Valencia. Prior to his position at Berklee, he served as dean of students at Boston Conservatory, and he has also held positions at the Aspen Music School and the School for the Museum of Fine Arts. In addition, he has served on the advisory board and the board of directors for the Boston Opera Collaborative. You can reach him at