Gillian M. Sorensen

Senior Advisor at Better World Fund, Inc.

Gillian M. Sorensen

Gillian M. Sorensen

Senior Advisor at Better World Fund, Inc.

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United Nations Foundation

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3678

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6

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Former Chairman of the Board, President & Chief Executive Officer at Ethan Allen Interiors, Inc.

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Founder at POW! Strategies

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Vice President & Executive Director at The Aspen Institute, Inc.

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Former Governor of Virginia

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Former Vice Chairman at New York State Council on the Arts

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Senior Fellow at Harvard University - Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Kennedy School of Government

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Treasurer & Trustee at Ford's Theatre Society

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Founder at FI Investment Group LLC

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President Emeritus at George Washington University

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Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of International Economic Affairs at U.S. Department of Defense

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Gillian M. Sorensen
Senior Advisor at Better World Fund, Inc.
Education
Graduate

Since its founding in 1871, Smith College has provided women of high ability and promise an education of uncompromising quality. A world-class faculty of scholars are fully engaged with their students' intellectual development, and an open curriculum encourages each student to explore many fields of knowledge. Mentors for scholarship, leadership and service, across all spectrums of endeavor, allow Smith students to observe different models of achievement, then set their own course with conviction.

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Heir to both the Sorbonne and the Faculty of Law of the Pantheon, Paris 1 is one of the leading universities in the field of humanities and social sciences, as in the law and economics. Since its incorporation in 1971, Paris 1 has consistently expressed its commitment to a university model that combines open and pursuit of excellence, with responsibility to host the student audience the most numerous and diverse among French universities, but also to position such as one of the top research institutions in its field, as evidenced different indicators. Paris 1 was constantly present in the development of new industries. It was one of the first to adopt a mission in charge of overall relations with companies. The Paris-specific strategic directions are intended to strengthen the role of major player in Paris 1 in research and teaching in the humanities and social sciences. For this Paris 1, founding member of PresHésam, intends to structure and boost its research, enhance the attractiveness of its degrees and success of its students and its position as an international player. Paris 1 registered its commitment to the inclusion in the context of an overall device made towards "Joint Enterprise and Workforce Development." This device allows a decisive improvement of the monitoring of the insertion, to promote access of students and graduates to offering internships and jobs.

Memberships
Member
Current

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member
Current

The Women's Forum is a community where preeminent New York women leaders of diverse achievement come together to make a difference for each other and to take an active, leadership role in matters of importance to them.

Career History
Senior Advisor
Tenure Unconfirmed

Better World Fund, Inc. supports charitable causes. It builds and implements public-private partnerships to address problems and works to support for the UN through advocacy and public outreach. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Special Advisor for Public Policy
Prior

The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization established on 24 October 1945 to promote international co-operation. A replacement for the ineffective League of Nations, the organization was created following the Second World War to prevent another such conflict. At its founding, the UN had 51 member states; there are now 193. The UN Headquarters resides in international territory in New York City, with further main offices in Geneva, Nairobi, and Vienna. The organization is financed by assessed and voluntary contributions from its member states. Its objectives include maintaining international peace and security, promoting human rights, fostering social and economic development, protecting the environment, and providing humanitarian aid in cases of famine, natural disaster, and armed conflict.

Assistant Secretary-General, External Relations
Prior - 2013

United Nations Foundation provides advocacy, grant making and partnership services to the United Nations. It builds and implements public-private partnerships to address problems and provide support to the United Nations. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Prior

Corp. for Public Broadcasting provides broadcasting services. It enables the operations of locally-owned and -operated public television and radio stations. The firm offers fince for research, technology, and program development for public radio, television, and related online services. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$10K - $25K
2018

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

$100K - $250K
2018

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over 40 countries and in 22 U.S. cities, the IRC restores safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.

$10K - $25K
2017

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Political Donations
$500
2012

Former Representative from New Jersey's 12th Congressional District

$15K
2012

Former President of United States

$20K
2011

Former President of United States

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