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Founder & Vice President of Schmidt Ocean Institute

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Wendy Schmidt is President of The Schmidt Family Foundation working to advance clean energy development and supporting the wiser use of natural resources. She established the foundation’s 11th Hour Project in 2005, and in 2007 was a founding board member of Climate Central, an organization that combines an expert media team with the work of experts using the newest science to measure and describe climate change. Wendy’s other major focus is on building a model for sustainable community development through her organization ReMain Nantucket, established in 2007.

In 2009, Wendy and her husband Eric created the Schmidt Transformative Technology Fund at Princeton University, to be used to support cutting edge research and technology in the natural sciences and engineering, encouraging collaboration across disciplines. Also in 2009, they established The Schmidt Marine Science Research Institute to provide opportunities for conducting ocean and marine life studies at sea, aboard modern research vessels, documenting the planetary shifts occurring with climate change.

Wendy has a Masters in Journalism from The University of California at Berkeley, and a B.A. magna cum laude from Smith College. She serves on the boards of The Natural Resources Defense Council, Climate Central, and Nantucket’s Dreamland Theater Foundation. Interests include sailing, scuba diving and tennis.

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Wendy Schmidt

Founder & Vice President of Schmidt Ocean Institute

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Wendy Schmidt Biography

Wendy Schmidt is President of The Schmidt Family Foundation working to advance clean energy development and supporting the wiser use of natural resources. She established the foundation’s 11th Hour Project in 2005, and in 2007 was a founding board member of Climate Central, an organization that combines an expert media team with the work of experts using the newest science to measure and describe climate change. Wendy’s other major focus is on building a model for sustainable community development through her organization ReMain Nantucket, established in 2007.

In 2009, Wendy and her husband Eric created the Schmidt Transformative Technology Fund at Princeton University, to be used to support cutting edge research and technology in the natural sciences and engineering, encouraging collaboration across disciplines. Also in 2009, they established The Schmidt Marine Science Research Institute to provide opportunities for conducting ocean and marine life studies at sea, aboard modern research vessels, documenting the planetary shifts occurring with climate change.

Wendy has a Masters in Journalism from The University of California at Berkeley, and a B.A. magna cum laude from Smith College. She serves on the boards of The Natural Resources Defense Council, Climate Central, and Nantucket’s Dreamland Theater Foundation. Interests include sailing, scuba diving and tennis.

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  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Wendy Schmidt or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Wendy Schmidt or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Wendy Schmidt is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Wendy Schmidt for your event is available upon request. Wendy Schmidt generally travels from Nantucket, MA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Hal Harvey, Amber Jenkins, Sylvia Earle, Suzanne Simard and Kartik Chandran. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Wendy Schmidt for an upcoming event.

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