Stephen Kurkjian

Contributor

Stephen Kurkjian is the consulting producer of Last Seen. Stephen spent nearly 40 years as an editor and reporter for The Boston Globe before retiring in 2007. During his career, he shared in three Pulitzer Prizes and won more than 20 regional and national reporting awards. Kurkjian was a founding member of The Globe’s investigative Spotlight Team, and its editor for 1979-1986. In 1986, he was named chief of The Globe's Washington Bureau for six years. Returning to Boston in the early 1990s, he completed numerous investigative projects including the clergy abuse scandal inside the Boston Archdiocese and the devastating fire at a Rhode Island nightclub. His book on the theft of 13 pieces of artwork from the Isabella Stewart, “Master Thieves: The Boston Gangsters Who Pulled Off the World’s Greatest Art Heist,” was published to critical acclaim in 2015.