Dr. Allen Hershkowitz is an environmental scientist, visionary, activist, writer, lecturer and strategic sustainability advisor. For 26 years he served as a Senior Scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and was the force behind some of the organization’s most effective and visible initiatives. Dr. Hershkowitz uniquely leverages the influence of iconic cultural sectors to promote sustainability and environmental literacy to mass audiences.
He is Founding Director of Sport and Sustainability International, leveraging the influence of the world’s leading sports federations, leagues, teams and venues to create sustainable, healthy and just communities. Prior, he co-founded and served as President of the USA-based Green Sports Alliance and he also co-founded the Broadway Green Alliance and the Environmental Paper Network.