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The Conference on World Affairs, in partnership with the Center for Leadership, presents the Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series with Rose Marcario.

April 13, 2023 at 5:30pm in Macky Auditorium.

Rose Marcario, former Patagonia CEO, will join Chancellor Philip DiStefano to discuss the global impact large corporations have on the planet.

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More about Rose Marcario

Rose is the former CEO and President of Patagonia Inc., one of the most admired companies in America. In her twelve year tenure, under her leadership, she deepened Patagonia’s commitment to advocacy, environmental activism, and responsible business. She created the company’s first in-house venture fund, and oversaw the development and creation of Patagonia Provisions, an organic regenerative food company, and developed Patagonia Action Works an online platform that connects customers with environmental causes. She has been recognized for her work as a champion of the Benefit Corporation movement. She is now a founding partner with ReGen Ventures and board member and advisor to environmental impact companies. She is Chair of Rivian’s Forever Foundation for nature.

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