Meet Our Speakers

At the TPW Global Summit, you will be joined by over 40 world-class guest speakers. Our speakers are social investors and philanthropists; community leaders and TPW members; artists and data aficionados; founders and issue-area experts; and most importantly, our speakers are committed to collaborating on solving the world’s most pressing social issues.

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Anne Avis

TPW Member and Board Member of KQED Public Media, Global Press and Internews

Jessi Baker

Founder & CEO, Provenance

Nicole Bates

Senior Strategy Advisor, Pivotal Ventures

Dan Berelowitz

Founder & CEO, Spring Impact

Chad Boettcher

Founder and Executive Director, True North Media

Terry Gamble Boyer

TPW Member, Author, and Philanthropist

Stephan Chambers

Director, Marshall Institute, LSE

Simone Otus Coxe

Co-Founder & Board Chair, CALmatters, Board Chair, Internews, Board Member, KQED

Stuart Davidson

TPW Member and Chairman, Sonen Capital and Managing Partner, Labrador Ventures

Elliott Donnelley

TPW Member and Founder & Principal Managing Director, White Sand Investor Group, LP

Obi Felten

Director, X, the moonshot factory

Ron Ferguson

Faculty & Researcher, Harvard Kennedy School, Co-Founder, Tripod Education Partners LLC, and Creator, The Basics

Kathryn Finney

Founder & CEO, digitalundivided

Jonathan Foley

Executive Director, Project Drawdown

Willy Foote

Founder & CEO, Root Capital

Marina Gorbis

Executive Director, Institute for the Future

Michael Green

CEO, Social Progress Imperative

Alexsis de Raadt St. James

TPW Member and Founder & Managing Partner, Merian Ventures

Judy Jordan

TPW Member and Founder, Geodesy Wine

Harbrinder Kang

VP of Corporate Affairs, Cisco

Tim Kashani

Co-Founder, Apples and Oranges Arts

Pamela Kashani

Co-Founder, Apples and Oranges Arts

Barry Kerzin

Buddhist Monk, Professor and Founder and President, Altruism in Medicine Institute

Michael Kieschnick

President, Green Advocacy Project

Charles Knowles

TPW Member and President & Co-Founder, Wildlife Conservation Network

Noah Manduke

Founder & President, Durable Good

Sheila Marcelo

Founder, Chairwoman and CEO,

Lenny Mendonca

Chief Economic and Business Advisor to Governor Newsom

Ernest Moniz

Co-Chair and Chief Executive Officer, NTI

Terence Mulligan

President, Napa Valley Community Foundation

Rebecca Onie

Co-Founder, The Health Initiative

Anne Ornish

Vice President, Preventive Medicine Research Institute

Dean Ornish

Founder & President, Preventive Medicine Research Institute

Dominic Orr

TPW Member and CEO & President, Aruba Networks

Rocco Perla

Co-Founder, The Health Initiative

Fran Perrin

TPW Member and Founder & Director, Indigo Trust

William Perrin

TPW Member, Founder, Talk About Local, and Trustee, Good Things Foundation, Indigo Trust, and 360Giving

John Prendergast

Co-Founder, The Sentry and Founding Director, Enough Project

Regan Pritzker

Board Member, The Libra Foundation

Jennifer Putnam

Executive Director and CEO, Napa Valley Grapegrowers

Amy Rao

TPW Member and Founder & CEO, Integrated Archive Systems

Ehren Reed

Measurement Expert and Philanthropic Advisor

Rob Reich

Professor of Political Science, Stanford University

Sudnya Shroff

TPW Member, Author, Artist, and Catalyst

Michael Silacci

Winemaker, Opus One

Anne Marie Slaughter

President & CEO, New America

Lynne Smitham

TPW Member and Founder, The Kiawah Trust

Peter Sullivan

TPW Member, Founder and CEO, Clear Light Ventures, Inc and Environmental Health Funder

Ralph Taylor

TPW Member and Director, Metanoia Fund

Lisa Wolverton

TPW Board Chair and Managing Director, Wolverton Foundation

Oren Yakobovich

Founder & CEO, Videre

Danielle York

Managing Director, 21/64

Andrew Youn

Founder & Executive Director, One Acre Fund

Jessica Zitter, M.D.

TPW Member, Medical Practitioner, and Author

Mark Zitter

TPW Member and Founder & Chair, The Zetema Project


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