Pew Center for Climate Change

The Pew Center on Global Climate Change
Founded 1998
Headquarters Arlington, VA
Key People Theodore Roosevelt IV, Torsten Wiesel,

Leslie Carothers

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The Pew Center on Global Climate Change brings together business leaders, policy makers, scientists and other experts to to address the issue of climate change using sound science, straight talk and a belief that we can protect the climate while sustaining economic growth[1] .

The Pew Center is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3), the Pew Center is supported by a range of individuals and charitable organizations.


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Key People

  • Theodore Roosevelt IV
 Chair, Strategies for the Global Environment,
 Managing Director, Lehman Brothers, Inc.
  • Leslie Carothers
President, Environmental Law Institute
  • Eileen Claussen
 President, Strategies for the Global Environment,
 President, Pew Center on Global Climate Change
  • William B. Ellis
 Senior Fellow, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University,
 Former CEO of Northeast Utilities
  • Frank E. Loy
 Former Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs
  • James P. McGinnis
 Managing Director, Harbinger Capital Partners
  • John Schmitz
 Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
 Former Deputy White House Counsel
  • Klaus Töpfer
 Former Executive Director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • Justin B. Wender
 Managing Director, Castle Harlan, Inc.
  • Torsten Wiesel
 President Emeritus, Rockefeller University,
 Nobel Laureate in Medicine 


  1. History and Mission. The Pew Center on Global Climate Change.
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