Jeffrey Zients

Co-Founder at Urban Alliance Foundation

Jeffrey Zients

Jeffrey Zients

Co-Founder at Urban Alliance Foundation

Overview
Career Highlights

The Cranemere Group Ltd.
The Advisory Board Company
Urban Alliance Foundation

RelSci Relationships

4451

Primary Location

Washington, DC, United States

Number of Boards

20

Birthday

1966 - Kensington, MD, United States

Age

55

Number of Awards

1

Estimated Net Worth

$149M

Interests

Baseball

Relationships
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Co-Founder at Urban Alliance Foundation

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Chief Operating Officer at N. A. A. C. P. Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.

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Former Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President at Mazda Motor of America, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Nextnav Holdings LLC

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Former Chief Executive Officer at The DIRECTV Group, Inc.

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In-House Counsel at The DIRECTV Group, Inc.

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Former General Director-Aftermarket Parts & Services at General Motors Corporation

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Children's National Hospital

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Division Chief, Cardiac Surgery at Children's National Hospital

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Global Head of ESG at Bank of America Corp.

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Co-Founder at Urban Alliance Foundation
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The Urban Alliance Foundation (UA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit operating in Washington, DC. The group works to train youth from under-resourced areas for work and self-sufficiency, through paid internships, formal training, case management, and mentoring. Urban Alliance was founded in Washington DC in 1996 and has worked with more than 15,000 low-income D.C., Chicago and Baltimore youth.

Education
Attendee
Class of 1984

St. Albans School is a British nonprofit company located in St. Albans with domestic subsidiaries. The firm operates boarding schools.

Political Science, summa cum laude

Duke University is a private research university in Durham, North Carolina. Home of the Blue Devils, Duke University has about 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world.

Memberships
Member
Current

The Economic Strategy Group (ESG), a non-profit program of the Aspen Institute, is composed of a diverse, bipartisan group of distinguished leaders and thinkers with the goal of promoting evidence-based solutions to significant U.S. economic challenges. Co-chaired by Henry M. Paulson, Jr. and Erskine Bowles, the ESG fosters the exchange of economic policy ideas and seeks to clarify the lines of debate on emerging economic issues while promoting bipartisan relationship-building among current and future generations of policy leaders in Washington.

Career History
Professional
Prior

Bain & Company is an American global management consulting firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, serving as an advisor to many of the world's largest businessess, nonprofit organizations, and governments. Bain has 48 offices in 31 countries and more than 5,500 employees.

Co-Founder
1996 - Current

The Urban Alliance Foundation (UA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit operating in Washington, DC. The group works to train youth from under-resourced areas for work and self-sufficiency, through paid internships, formal training, case management, and mentoring. Urban Alliance was founded in Washington DC in 1996 and has worked with more than 15,000 low-income D.C., Chicago and Baltimore youth.

Chief Executive Officer
1996 - 2000

The Advisory Board Company is a global research, technology, and consulting firm partnering with 150,000 leaders in 3,700+ organizations across health care and higher education. Through our innovative membership model, we collaborate with executives and their teams to elevate performance and solve their most pressing challenges. We provide strategic guidance, actionable insights, web-based software solutions, and comprehensive implementation and management services. We are guided by the spirit of generosity, serving our members beyond expectation and with honest appreciation in every encounte

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
2018 - 2020

Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. The company engages in the development of social media applications for people to connect through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. It enables users to share opinions, ideas, photos, videos, and other activities online. The firm's products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Oculus. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum, and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.

Director
2008 - 2009

Sirius XM Radio Inc. provides satellite radio services in the United States and Canada. The company broadcasts approximately 135 channels, including music, sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic, and weather channels on subscription fee basis through two satellite radio systems.

Director
2008 - Prior

Sirius XM Holdings, Inc. is a radio company. The company offers music, sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic and weather channels, as well as infotainment services. Its brand channels include SiriusXM Traffic, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic, NavWeather, SiriusXM Aviation, and SiriusXM Marine. The company was founded on May 17, 1990 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Member Emeritus, Board of Directors
Current

The Urban Alliance Foundation (UA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit operating in Washington, DC. The group works to train youth from under-resourced areas for work and self-sufficiency, through paid internships, formal training, case management, and mentoring. Urban Alliance was founded in Washington DC in 1996 and has worked with more than 15,000 low-income D.C., Chicago and Baltimore youth.

Ex Officio Member, Board of Directors
Current

The Children’s Hospital Foundation is the fundraising arm for Children’s National Health System. They support doctors, nurses, clinicians, and staff who are advancing pediatric medicine through expertise, innovation, and excellence in care and research. They work with individual donors, corporations, and community organizations that share our dedication to improving the health of children. They are a 501(c)3 organization exclusively dedicated to Children’s National with a gold rating from Guidestar, the nation’s premier directory of nonprofits. Donations are used to improve care, develop new therapies, and find cures for childhood diseases.

Chairman, Board of Directors
Prior - 2021

Children's National Hospital is ranked the number 1 pediatric hospital in the DC-MD-VA region and one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Last year, we saw more than 219,000 children from the nation’s capital, Maryland and Virginia as well as from across the country and around the world.

Executive Chair
Prior
Member
Prior

The President's Export Council serves as the principal national advisory committee on international trade. The Council advises the President of government policies and programs that affect U.S. trade performance; promotes export expansion; and provides a forum for discussing and resolving trade-related problems among the business, industrial, agricultural, labor, and government sectors.

Member of the President's Management Advisory Board
Prior

The President's Management Advisory Board (PMAB) was formed to provide the President and agencies advice and recommendations on bringing insight from the private and non-profit sectors to Federal Government management and operations. Topics that the board will address include customer service, human capital, innovative technology, and procurement.The PMAB meets periodically to analyze key performance issues facing the Federal Government, drawing on leading practices from various sectors to promote innovative management solutions. The PMAB provides recommendations and strategic direction directly to the President and agencies for their input and review.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$2,500 - $7,499
2019

Sesame Workshop develops educational content for television, radio, and magazines. The company produces the Emmy Award-winning children's show Sesame Street. It was founded in 1968 by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd N. Morrisett and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

$1,000 +
2018

Women for Women International, Inc. provides humanitarian services to women. It provides financial and emotional support to women survivors of war. Its programs include skills training, career opportunities, men engagement. The company was founded by Zainab Salbi in 1993 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

$500 +
2018

The Urban Alliance Foundation (UA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit operating in Washington, DC. The group works to train youth from under-resourced areas for work and self-sufficiency, through paid internships, formal training, case management, and mentoring. Urban Alliance was founded in Washington DC in 1996 and has worked with more than 15,000 low-income D.C., Chicago and Baltimore youth.

Political Donations
$5,000
2013

Venture Partner at Nextgen Venture Partners LLC

$2,500
2012

Executive Chairman at Congressional Bancshares, Inc.

$2,500
2012

Executive Chairman at Congressional Bancshares, Inc.

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The Cranemere Group Ltd. purchases Northstar Anesthesia PA from TPG Growth LLC

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Awards & Honors
Fortune Magazine - 40 under 40
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