TNC's Executive Vice President and North America Managing Director photographed at the Worldwide Office in Arlington, Virginia. December 2016.
Mark Burget TNC's Executive Vice President and North America Managing Director photographed at the Worldwide Office in Arlington, Virginia. December 2016. © Devan King/TNC

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Mark Burget

Executive Vice President, North America

California, USA

  • AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Nonprofit Administration, Climate and Energy Policy, Board Development, Conservation Strategy

Biography

Mark Burget is Executive Vice President, North America at The Nature Conservancy. He recently returned to the Conservancy after serving as President and Chief Operating Officer of the ClimateWorks Foundation, a global philanthropic network focused on energy and land use policy. Mr. Burget previously served as The Nature Conservancy's Chief Conservation Programs Officer, overseeing country programs in North America, Latin America, Africa, Australia and the Asia-Pacific Region.Over the past twenty years, Mr. Burget also has served the Conservancy as Director of Global Priorities, Director of the California Program and Director of the Colorado Program.

He earned both his J.D. and M.B.A. from the University of Virginia and his BA in Government from Dartmouth College.

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