Judith Rodin, President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Margot Brandenburg, Fellow, The Nathan Cummings Foundation
Interviewer: Derek Thompson, Senior Editor, The Atlantic
Margot Brandenburg is an Associate Director and Team Leader at the Rockefeller Foundation. She works on program initiatives that pertain broadly to economic development and low-wage workers, including managing the Foundation’s impact investing initiative. She has also been responsible for an initiative on green jobs, which focuses on models for using energy efficiency retrofits and other areas of the clean economy to create and sustain good jobs for low-income workers at scale.
Judith Rodin is president of The Rockefeller Foundation, one of the world’s leading philanthropic organizations. She was previously president of the University of Pennsylvania, and provost of Yale University.
Derek Thompson is a senior editor at The Atlantic, where he writes about economics, labor markets, and the entertainment business.