Greg Wilbur, President and Dean of the College

Gregory Wilbur is President and Dean of the College, permanent Trustee and Senior Fellow at New College Franklin. Mr. Wilbur received a B.A. in Music with a minor in English followed by a M.M. in Composition, both from the University of Alabama.

Over the past years at New College, he has taught courses or sections of Music, Geometry, Cosmology, Moral Philosophy, Poetics, and numerous preceptorials such as The Art of Film, 20th c. Literature, Hospitality and Cooking, and the Quadrivium.

In addition to his role at New College Franklin, Mr. Wilbur is the Chief Musician of Cornerstone Presbyterian Church (PCA) and is the author and contributor to several books, numerous articles and speaks regularly on the arts, worship, and education at various conferences and schools. He contributes on The Christward Collective and the CiRCE Institute Blog. Mr. Wilbur has composed award-winning works for choir, orchestra, film, and corporate worship as well as various commissions. He recently released his fifth CD of congregational hymns called Praise Your Maker.

He lives in Franklin with his wife Sophia and daughter Eleanor.