Joint Initiative Welcomes New Leadership Council Members Spring 2014

News Release

In February 2014, the Joint Initiative announced the addition of five new members to its bipartisan Leadership Council:

  • Frances Beinecke – President, Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Dr. Margaret Leinen – Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Vice Chancellor for Marine Sciences, University of California, San Diego
  • Christopher Lischewski –President and Chief Executive Officer, Bumble Bee Foods, LLC
  • The Honorable Leon Panetta – Co-founder, Panetta Institute for Public Policy; Chair, Pew Oceans Commission
  • Randy Repass – Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors, West Marine, Inc.