Jennifer Perkins Speers

Former Surgical Technician at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center LP

Jennifer Perkins Speers

Jennifer Perkins Speers

Former Surgical Technician at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center LP

Biography

Jennifer Perkins Speers '71

Salt Lake City, Utah


Jennifer lives in Utah, where she owns, manages, and stewards
ranching properties along the Colorado River and in Moab. Prior
to becoming a full-time farmer, Jennifer worked for eighteen years
as a surgical technician at Holy Cross Hospital in Salt Lake City. A
devoted conservation philanthropist, she has been a member of
The Nature Conservancy since 1979 and serves on the board of
The Nature Conservancy of Utah. Additionally, Jennifer serves on
the boards of the Grand Canyon Trust, Artspace, Wave Hill,
Glynwood Center, Dutchess Day School, the Cornell Lab of
Ornithology, and the Wilderness Society and Conservation Lands
Foundation. She and her husband, Randy Speers, divide their time
between Salt Lake City and Moab. Jennifer, whose family has a long
affiliation with Miss Hall’s, is the granddaughter of Caroline “Linn”
Merck Perkins ’14, cousin of Trustee Suzanne Wilson ’64, and
second cousin of Kris Krieg Vallandingham ’94. Jennifer has been a
Trustee since 2012.

Overview
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Primary Location

Salt Lake City, UT, United States

Number of Boards

14

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Co-Founder at PeaceNexus Foundation

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Commissary at People & Nature Consulting International

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President at The Wilderness Society

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Honorary Member, Board of Directors at Wave Hill, Inc.

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Former President at Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.

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Fund Advisor at TPG Global Advisors LLC

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Vice Chair at The Grand Canyon Trust, Inc.

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President at Wyss Foundation

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Principal at Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC

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Vice President & Chief Operating Officer at Wave Hill, Inc.

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Former Surgical Technician at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center LP
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Trustee at Miss Hall's School

Miss Hall's School, Inc. is a private company headquartered in Pittsfield, MA, involved in elementary and secondary schools.

Education
Attendee
Class of 1971

Miss Hall's School, Inc. is a private company headquartered in Pittsfield, MA, involved in elementary and secondary schools.

Career History
Surgical Technician
Prior

Salt Lake Regional Medical Center, part of Paracelsus Healthcare Corp., is an American company. The firm operates a hospital. Champion Healthcare Corp., now a subsidiary of Paracelsus Healthcare Corp. acquired Salt Lake Regional Medical Center from Healthtrust, Inc. - The Hospital Co. on 18 Apr 95.

Boards & Committees
Chair, Board of Trustees
Current

ARTSPACE CREATES AFFORDABLE LIVING AND WORK SPACE FOR ARTISTS, CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS, NON-PROFITS AND OTHERS TO REVITALIZE AND PROMOTE STABLE, VIBRANT AND SAFE COMMUNITIES. ARTSPACE ALSO UTILIZES NEW MARKETS TAX CREDITS IN LOW INCOME COMMUNITIES.

Member, Board of Trustees
Current

Grand Canyon Trust operates as a non-profit organization. It focuses on Grand Canyon and Colorado Plateau conservation and environmental advocacy. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Flagstaff, AZ.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Wave Hill, Inc. is a public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and palisades. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$10K +
2018

Grand Canyon Trust operates as a non-profit organization. It focuses on Grand Canyon and Colorado Plateau conservation and environmental advocacy. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Flagstaff, AZ.

$10K - $50K
2018

Open Space Institute, Inc. engages in protecting land. It protects scenic, natural and historic landscapes to provide public enjoyment, conserve habitat and working lands and sustain communities. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

$5,000 - $10K
2018

The Land Trust Alliance is a national conservation organization that works in three ways to save the places people love. First, it increases the pace of conservation, so more land and natural resources get protected. Second, it enhances the quality of conservation, so the most important lands get protected using the best practices in the business. And third, it ensures the permanence of conservation by creating the laws and resources needed to defend protected land over time. The Alliance is based in Washington, D.C., and has several regional offices.

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