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Senior Program Director, Environment

The Overbrook Foundation

HQ Phone: (212) 661-8710

The Overbrook Foundation

122 East 42Nd Street Suite 2500

New York, New York 10168

United States

Company Description

Overbrook is a family foundation started in 1948 by Frank and Helen Altschul. Its directors are descendants of the founders and one non-family director. The family has a long history in investment banking and the Foundation has relied heavily upon equity ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

China Program Coordinator
Shearman & Sterling LLP

Affiliations

Advisory Board Member
Food Tank

Member
Council on Foreign Relations

Board Member
Grist Magazine Inc

Advisory Board Member
Earth Love Fund

Board Member
Bill Moyers Journal

Board Member
To Make

Advisory Board Member
National Foreign Language Center

Board Member
Convio Inc

Board Member
WLT-US

Board Member
World Parks Endowment

Board Member
Consumers Union

Board Member
Consumers Union

National Leadership Fellow
Kellogg Company

SCP Steering Committee Member
The Natural Step

Founder
Rainforest Alliance Inc

National Leadership Fellow
Kellogg Foundation

Consultant, Adviser and Board Member
People

Sustainability Advisory Board
Nespresso

Board Member
PFAW

Education

BA

Ohio State University

Executive MBA

Stern School of Business

MBA

Stern School of Business

MBA

Stern School of Business at New York University

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Daniel R. Katz | Rainforest Alliance

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Daniel R. Katz

Daniel Katz is the Senior Program Director at The Overbrook Foundation, where he directs the foundation's environmental giving in the areas of international biodiversity conservation and sustainable consumption. He is the Board Chair and former president of the Rainforest Alliance, an organization he co-founded in 1986 at the age of 24. At Overbrook, Mr. Katz created Catalog Choice -- a web-based service that offers an easy way for millions of users to stop the flow of unwanted catalogs into their mailboxes. He is currently spearheading initiatives to build a stronger, more inclusive and equitable environmental movement in the United States.
A former Kellogg Foundation National Leadership Fellow, Mr. Katz has served as a consultant, adviser and board member for numerous organizations including People for the American Way, Grist.org and the Nespresso Sustainability Advisory Board. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the editor of two volumes: Why Freedom Matters: The Spirit of the Declaration of Independence in Prose, Poetry and Song (Workman) and Tales from the Jungle: A Rainforest Reader (Crown).
Mr. Katz is a frequent speaker at colleges and universities around the country on the topics of social entrepreneurism, rainforest conservation, sustainability and leadership. He received his MBA from the Stern School of Business, New York University where he recently became an Adjunct Professor. Katz studied Chinese linguistics in Wuhan, the People's Republic of China. He lives in New York City with his wife, Maggie, and their two children.


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Senior Program Director, The Overbrook Foundation


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Speakers: Daniel R. Katz | Overbrook Foundation & Juliette Timsit | French-American Charitable Trust

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Moderated by Mark Randazzo, Director of EDGE Funders Alliance, our speakers will include: Juliette Timsit, Paris-based board member and director of the French-American Charitable Trust centered around strengthening the philanthropy sector in France and developing a collaborative network of family foundations and Daniel Katz, American environmentalist writer, speaker, activist and currently the Senior Program Director at the Overbrook Foundation.


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Speakers: Daniel R. Katz | Overbrook Foundation & Juliette Timsit | French-American Charitable Trust

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Moderated by Mark Randazzo, Director of EDGE Funders Alliance, our speakers will include: Juliette Timsit, Paris-based board member and director of the French-American Charitable Trust centered around strengthening the philanthropy sector in France and developing a collaborative network of family foundations and Daniel Katz, American environmentalist writer, speaker, activist and currently the Senior Program Director at the Overbrook Foundation.

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