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Peter Zahn

President, Moxie Foundation

Biography

Peter Zahn has worked in numerous business, legal and non-profit capacities.

Zahn crossed over more firmly into the non-profit arena four years ago, as president of the Moxie Foundation in San Diego, California. The Foundation is committed to transforming public universities and high schools via experiential learning and entrepreneurship; working with NGO’s and social businesses addressing poverty in the developing world; combating climate change; and advancing food security.

Zahn serves on the boards of Cleantech San Diego; San Diego State University's College of Business Administration and ZIP Entrepreneurship Platform, City College of New York's Zahn Innovation Center, and on the City of Solana Beach's Climate Action Commission.

Previously, Zahn founded the U.S. Green Chamber of Commerce, was Deputy Mayor of Solana Beach and practiced business law.