Ned Breslin

Executive Vice President, Water For People

Skoll Awardee


Ned Breslin is the former CEO of Water For People, a next generation water and sanitation non-profit working in 10 countries throughout the world. Ned started working on water and sanitation in Africa in 1987, lived there for 20 years and returned to Denver, CO USA to join Water For People in 2006. He is the recipient of the 2011 Skoll Award For Social Entrepreneurship. In May 2015, Ned left Water for People and is now an executive vice president at the Wounded Warrior Project.