Glenn Prickett oversees international and U.S. government relations, corporate practices and sustainability efforts, and relationships with leading international institutions and non-governmental organizations for the Conservancy.
Glenn in the News
Glenn tells the Washington Post the best news from Rio is that both political and business leaders are finally accepting the idea “that a healthy environment is good for the economy."
Glenn, writing for Cool Green Science, discusses the world's population and how we need to think differently about the relationship between people and nature.
Glenn Prickett was quoted in a New York Times opinion piece on the Gulf oil spill.
Glenn is quoted in a Green Biz article on the partnership between Dow and The Nature Conservancy.
The Journal News in Lower Hudson Valley reports on an environmental forum in which Glenn participated that tackled the issue of water and energy.
Read the transcript of the conversation had between concerned members and nature.org visitors, and Conservancy staff – including Mark Tercek and Glenn Prickett – on the BP oil spill in 2010.
Chief External Affairs Officer
Glenn Prickett oversees international and U.S. government relations, corporate practices and sustainability efforts, and relationships with leading international institutions and non-governmental organizations for the Conservancy. He joined the Conservancy in January 2010 after two decades working on international environment and development policy. Prickett comes to the Conservancy after 13 years at Conservation International, where he led efforts to engage the private and public sectors in conservation and sustainability. He founded and led CI’s Center for Environmental Leadership in Business, a division created to engage the private sector in developing solutions to environmental challenges. In 2009, Prickett served as a senior fellow at the United Nations Foundation to help shape core elements of an effective global response to climate change. He also served in the Clinton Administration as chief environmental advisor at the U.S. Agency for International Development, where he coordinated policy and budget for U.S. environmental and energy assistance to developing nations. Prickett graduated from Yale University in 1988 with a B.A. in economics and political science.