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Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees  

Scott J. Ulm, Chair
Co-Chief Executive Officer, Vice Chairman, and Head of Risk Management, ARMOUR

Serena H. Whitridge, Co-Vice Chair
Trustee, John Merck Fund

Edward A. Ames (Ned), Secretary
Member of the Board, Open Space Institute; Member of the Board, Wave Hill

Soohyung Kim, Co-Vice Chair and Treasurer
Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer, Standard General


(Alphabetical by last name)

Frances Beinecke
Former President of the Natural Resources Defense Council

Emily Bernhardt, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology, Duke University

Farran Tozer Brown
Director, Vectra Management Group

Indy Burke, PhD
Carl W. Knobloch, Jr. Dean, Yale School of the Environment

Hugo Cassirer
Managing Director, Felix Films, Inc.

J. Barclay Collins
Chairman of the Board, United Hospital Fund of New York

John M. Drake, PhD
Professor, Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia

Eric S. Ewing
Realtor (retired), Founding member, The Lothlorien Group, LLC

Joshua R. Ginsberg, PhD,  Ex-Officio
President, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Member, Board of Trustees: Open Space Institute; Ocean Foundation, Blacksmith Institute/Pure Earth, Wildlife Conservation Society Canada, and Catskill Mountainkeeper

Elizabeth M. Hewitt    
Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Elizabeth R. Hilpman
Partner, Barlow Partners Investments

Erich D. Jarvis, PhD
Professor, Director of Field Research Center for Ethology and Ecology at The Rockefeller University; Investigator at Howard Hughes
Medical Institute

Everette Joseph, PhD
Professor, Director, Atmospheric Sciences and Research Center, SUNY, Albany

Rubén Kraiem
Senior Counsel, Covington & Burling, LLP

Gretchen Long, Past Chair & Honorary Trustee
Member, National Park System Advisory Board

Robbianne Mackin, M.F.R.
Chief Development Officer, ecoAmerica

Christopher J. McKenzie
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Wildlife Conservation Society

Muriel Poston, PhD
Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at Claremont McKenna College

Simon C. Roosevelt

Ralph Schmidt
Senior Advisor & Director, Candlewood Group

Martin Senzel
Senior Counsel, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Kim M. Wieland
Chief Financial Officer, Allen & Company