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Tuesday, July 3 • 10:30am - 11:40am
Sustainability Redux: Radical Changemakers
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Peggy Clark

Peggy Clark is vice president of policy programs and executive director of Global Health and Development at the Aspen Institute. In her role as vice president, Clark provides strategic oversight and guidance to the Institute’s 26 policy programs. As executive director, Clark leads programs promoting breakthrough approaches to global development including the Ministerial Leadership Initiative, designed to build the capacity of ministries of health in Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia, and Nepal; the Health Worker Migration Initiative and its high-level Global Policy Advisory Council which led the adoption of the historic WHO Global Code of Practice; the Global Leaders Council for Reproductive Health composed of sitting and former heads of state and other leaders; and Transfarm Africa, which is pioneering new approaches to agricultural development and trade in Africa. Previously, Clark was the founding managing director of Realizing Rights, led by Mary Robinson, former president of... Read More →
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Lisa P. Jackson

Lisa P. Jackson is administrator of the US Environment Protection Agency. Since being appointed to President Obama’s cabinet in 2009, she has been named one of Newsweek’s Most Important People in 2010, featured on TIME magazine’s 2010 and 2011 lists of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, and profiled in O Magazine for her work. She and a staff of more than 18,000 professionals are working across the nation to usher in a green economy and address health threats from pollution in our air, water, and land. She started with the EPA as a staff-level scientist in 1987. In 2002, Jackson joined the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and was appointed commissioner of the agency in... Read More →
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Musimbi Kanyoro

Musimbi Kanyoro is the president and CEO of the Global Fund for Women and has been a passionate advocate for the health, development, and human rights of women, girls, and minority groups throughout her life. The Global Fund for Women is the largest public grantmaking foundation that advances... Read More →
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Billy Parish

Billy Parish is co-founder and president of Solar Mosaic, and co-author of Making Good: Finding Meaning, Money & Community in a Changing World. In 2002, Parish dropped out of Yale to found the Energy Action Coalition and grew it into the largest youth advocacy organization in the world working on the climate crisis. A serial social entrepreneur, Parish has helped launch dozens of clean energy-, youth-, and green jobs-related companies and organizations. He has been honored by Rolling Stone magazine as a... Read More →


Tuesday July 3, 2012 10:30am - 11:40am
Greenwald Pavilion