Jamie Rappaport Clark

President & Chief Executive Officer at Defenders of Wildlife

Jamie Rappaport Clark

Jamie Rappaport Clark

President & Chief Executive Officer at Defenders of Wildlife

Biography

JAMIE RAPPAPORT CLARK is President and CEO of Defenders of Wildlife. Prior to Defenders, she spent almost 20 years in the federal government, mostly with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, for which she served as chief of the division of endangered species, southwest deputy assistant regional director, senior staff biologist and eventually director of the agency from 1997 to 2001. Clark holds an M.S. in wildlife ecology from the University of Maryland and a B.S. in wildlife biology from Towson University.

Overview
Career Highlights

Defenders of Wildlife

RelSci Relationships

246

Number of Boards

1

Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Jamie Rappaport Clark likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Founder at MA Parker & Associates

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Executive Member, Board of Directors at Defenders of Wildlife

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Managing Director at Martlet Asset Management

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Director-General Curator at New England Aquarium Corp.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Founder at The Alan W. Steinberg LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Member, Science Advisory Committee at Defenders of Wildlife

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Member, Science Advisory Committee at Defenders of Wildlife

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Member, Board of Directors at Defenders of Wildlife

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Waltzer Wiygul Garside Law Firm

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director, Environmental Enforcement Project at Public Justice PC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Jamie Rappaport Clark
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Jamie Rappaport Clark
President & Chief Executive Officer at Defenders of Wildlife
Education
B.S. in Wildlife Biology

The second largest university in Maryland, Towson University (TU) in Baltimore has more than 100 degree programs, numerous student research opportunities and hundreds of student life activities from which to choose. An institution with more than 150 years of history, on a 330 acre campus, TU is a value-driven public university that educates undergraduate and graduate students from all over the world through its varied colleges: * College of Business and Economics * College of Education * College of Fine Arts and Communication * College of Health Professions * College of Liberal Arts * The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics * Honors College Most popular undergraduate majors include Accounting, Art + Design, Biology, Business Administration, Elementary Education, Mass Communication, Nursing, and Psychology. TU regularly receives grants to undertake faculty-student research projects in the biological and informational sciences, economics, education and other disciplines. Like the academics, student life at TU has something for everyone. In addition to having more than 200 student organizations, Towson has numerous performing and fine arts activities, including art exhibits, student jazz and classical performances, theatre productions, films and lectures, all of which attract thousands from the Baltimore area. Admission to TU is fairly competitive. Students are evaluated based on transcripts, SAT scores, teacher recommendations and an admissions essay. Federal financial aid eligibility is determined by the student’s income. Applicants must fill out a FAFSA, which the Department of Education and the school will use to determine loan and grant eligibility. In addition, students may receive scholarships based on academic performance, talent, major area of study, income or other factors.

M.S. in Wildlife Ecology

The University of Maryland, College Park is a public research university, the flagship campus of the University System of Maryland, and the original 1862 land-grant institution in the State. The University of Maryland is committed to achieving excellence as the State’s primary center of research and graduate education and the institution of choice for undergraduate students of exceptional ability and promise. The University creates and applies knowledge for the benefit of the economy and culture of the State, the region, the nation, and beyond. As the flagship of the University System of Maryland, the University shares its research, educational, cultural, and technological strengths with businesses, government, and other educational institutions. The University counts among its greatest strengths -- and a major component of its excellence -- the diversity of its faculty, students, and staff. The University of Maryland, College Park is committed to equal educational opportunity and strives to hire a diverse faculty and staff of exceptional achievement through affirmative actions, to celebrate diversity in all of its programs and activities, and to recruit and retain qualified graduate and undergraduate minority students.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2004 - Current

Defenders of Wildlife operates organization for preservation of wild animals and native plants. It also provides action alerts and information services. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Political Donations
$250
2012

Senator from New Mexico

$250
2012

Former President of United States

$250
2011

Senator from New Mexico

This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Jamie Rappaport Clark. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Jamie Rappaport Clark's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Jamie Rappaport Clark.