Jonathan C. Abbott

President & Chief Executive Officer at WGBH Educational Foundation

Jonathan C. Abbott

Jonathan C. Abbott

President & Chief Executive Officer at WGBH Educational Foundation

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GBH
WGBH Educational Foundation

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Vice Chairman, Wgbh at Public Radio Exchange

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Vice Chair, Board of Trustees at WGBH Educational Foundation

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Former President of Beverages, Desserts & Post Cereal Division at The Kraft Heinz Co.

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Senior Counsel at Choate Hall & Stewart LLP

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Vice Chair, Board of Trustees at WGBH Educational Foundation

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Advisory Partner at Bain & Co., Inc.

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Managing Director at Arlington Advisory Partners

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Founding Partner at Housatonic Management Co., Inc.

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Co-Founder at Berkshire Partners LLC

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President at Grace Fey Advisors LLC

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Jonathan C. Abbott
President & Chief Executive Officer at WGBH Educational Foundation
Education
BA

Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.

Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.

MBA

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Career History
President & Chief Executive Officer
1998 - Current
GBH

GBH focuses media creation and production on Children's Media and Education, Journalism, History, Arts and Culture, and Science.

President & Chief Executive Officer
Current

WGBH Educational Foundation enriches people's lives through programs and services that educate, inspire, and entertain, fostering citizenship and culture, the joy of learning, and the power of diverse perspectives.

Broadcasting
1981 - Prior
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1,000 - $4,999
2019

New Repertory Theatre produces plays that speak powerfully to the vital ideas of our time. Through the passion and electricity of live theater performed to the highest standards of excellence, New Rep seeks to spark community conversations on crucial contemporary issues. Our work expands and challenges the human spirit of both artists and audiences. We present world premieres, contemporary plays and classic works in several intimate settings. Our productions are designed to be accessible to all. We are committed to education and enrichment for learners of all ages, with a special dedication to the creation of innovative in-school programming and outreach to underserved audiences. We embrace theatre as the basis for enduring connections with our community and as a springboard for meaningful civic engagement. New Rep is an active advocate for the arts and a major voice in the national dialogue defining the role of theater in our culture.

$50 - $499
2019

TO RAISE PRIVATE FUNDS IN SUPPORT OF OUR CITY'S ONLY PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS.

$1 - $999
2019

The Boston Foundation manages charitable funds. The foundation is made up of separate funds, which have been established by hundreds of donors either for the general benefit of the community or for special purposes. It is also a partner in philanthropy, making it easy for donors to give, and keeping donors informed about programs that are working. The Boston Foundation was founded in 1915 and is located in Boston, MA.

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