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Mr. Jon L. Stryker

President and Founder

Arcus Foundation

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Arcus Foundation

44 West 28th Street, 17th Floor

New York, New York 10001

United States

Company Description

Founded in 2000 by Jon Stryker, the Arcus Foundation is dedicated to the idea that people can live in harmony with one another and the natural world. Arcus' work is based on the belief that respect for diversity among peoples and in nature is essential to ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chief Executive Officer

Stryker Corporation

Affiliations

Founding Board Member
Ol Pejeta Conservancy

Board Member
High Line

Co-Founder
Center for Captive Chimpanzee Care

Advisory Board Member
Project R&R

Board Member
Greenleaf Trust

Co-Founder
Save

Trustee
K College

Board Member
Chimps

Members
Global Philanthropists Circle

Board Member Daniel Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer
Dynamica

Member
Forbes.com Inc.

Founder
Michigan Coalition For Progress

Founder
Michigan Racial and Economic Justice Initiative of the Arcus Foundation

Education

bachelor's degree

biology

Kalamazoo College

master's degree

architecture

University of California , Berkeley

Web References (197 Total References)


Board and Staff | Arcus Foundation

www.arcusfoundation.org [cached]

Jon Stryker Board President & Founder Jon Stryker is the founder and president of the Arcus Foundation, a private, global grantmaking organization with offices in New York City, Kalamazoo, Michigan, and Cambridge, UK. Arcus supports the advancement of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) human rights, and conservation of the world's great apes. Mr. Stryker has supported the foundation's ongoing efforts with more than $500 million in funding since its inception in 2000. Mr. Stryker is also a founding board member of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in Northern Kenya, Save the Chimps in Ft. Pierce, Florida, and Greenleaf Trust bank in Kalamazoo. He serves on the boards of his undergraduate alma mater Kalamazoo College and Friends of the High Line, a nonprofit organization that funds the maintenance and operations of the High Line park in New York City. Mr. Stryker is a registered architect in the State of Michigan. He earned a bachelor's degree in biology from Kalamazoo College and a master's degree in architecture from the University of California, Berkeley.?


Advisory Board | About R&R | Release & Restitution for Chimpanzees

www.releasechimps.org [cached]

Jon L. Stryker

Founder and president of the Arcus Foundation and co-founder of the Center for Captive Chimpanzee Care (now Save the Chimps), Mr. Stryker seeks to contribute to a society that celebrates diversity and dignity and promotes tolerance and compassion. The Arcus Foundation funds a multitude of projects throughout the U.S. including great ape sanctuaries and conservation projects in North America, Africa, and Southeast Asia. A registered architect and president of Depot Landmark LLC, Mr. Stryker is also a founding board member of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in Northern Kenya.


Arcus Foundation | Social Justice | About Us | Board & Staff

www.arcusfoundation.org [cached]

Jon Stryker, Founder and Board President Jon Stryker is the founder and president of the Arcus Foundation, a private grantmaking foundation with offices in New York City, Kalamazoo, Michigan and Cambridge, UK that supports groups advancing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) human rights and groups working globally to promote great ape conservation. He is a founding board member of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in Northern Kenya, Save the Chimps in Ft. Pierce, Florida and Greenleaf Trust, a trust bank in Kalamazoo. Mr. Stryker also is a registered architect in the State of Michigan and is President of Depot Landmark LLC, a development company specializing in the rehabilitation of historic buildings. Mr. Stryker earned a bachelor of arts degree in Biology from Kalamazoo College in 1982 and a master's degree in architecture from the University of California, Berkeley in 1989.

Read the Chronicle of Philanthropy's profile of Jon Stryker here.
Watch a video excerpt of Jon Stryker accepting the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force's Creating Change Award here.


Arcus Foundation | Conservation | About Us | Board & Staff

www.arcusfoundation.org [cached]

Jon Stryker, Founder and Board President Jon Stryker is the founder and president of the Arcus Foundation, a private grantmaking foundation with offices in New York City, Kalamazoo, Michigan and Cambridge, UK that supports groups advancing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) human rights and groups working globally to promote great ape conservation. He is a founding board member of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in Northern Kenya, Save the Chimps in Ft. Pierce, Florida and Greenleaf Trust, a trust bank in Kalamazoo. Mr. Stryker also is a registered architect in the State of Michigan and is President of Depot Landmark LLC, a development company specializing in the rehabilitation of historic buildings. Mr. Stryker earned a bachelor of arts degree in Biology from Kalamazoo College in 1982 and a master's degree in architecture from the University of California, Berkeley in 1989.

Read the Chronicle of Philanthropy's profile of Jon Stryker here.
Watch a video excerpt of Jon Stryker accepting the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force's Creating Change Award here.


Release & Restitution for Chimpanzees in U.S. Laboratories ยป Project R&R Advisory Board

www.releasechimps.org [cached]

Jon L. Stryker

Founder and president of the Arcus Foundation and co-founder of the Center for Captive Chimpanzee Care (now Save the Chimps), Mr. Stryker seeks to contribute to a society that celebrates diversity and dignity and promotes tolerance and compassion. The Arcus Foundation funds a multitude of projects throughout the U.S. including great ape sanctuaries and conservation projects in North America, Africa, and Southeast Asia. A registered architect and president of Depot Landmark LLC, Mr. Stryker is also a founding board member of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in Northern Kenya.

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