ROBERT M. PERKOWITZ

Bob Perkowitz is an entrepreneur, environmentalist, investor and cyclist. He is currently president of ecoAmerica, and sits on the boards of Environmental Defense Fund and World Bicycle Relief. Prior to this Bob has been President of Cornerstone Brands, Smith+Noble, and Joanna Western Mills. He also served a Trustee of the Sierra Club Foundation from 2001-2007, and on Duke Energy’s Energy and Environment Council from 2009-2012.

ecoAmerica is a non-profit that builds leadership for climate solutions by supporting America’s largest associations and organization as they embed climate action into their organizations and networks. ecoAmerica conducts original research including American Climate Values, and Let’s Talk Climate, develops national programs including The American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment; Nature Rocks; the Sustainable Education and Economic Development (SEED) Center; Blessed Tomorrow; Climate for Health, and Path to Positive: Communities, and brings climate leaders together in national forums including the American Climate Leadership Summit.