|Vice President, Development, Ocean Wise||http://www.zwc.ca/archive/2019/speakers/Jeremy Douglas||Vice President, Development, Ocean Wise||<div class="ExternalClass3E684A1855D74F5E9E8C9A9A0F64F50F"><p>Jeremy has focused his career on building strategic, creative and sustainable partnerships that increase the capacity and impact of non-profit organizations worldwide.
He is currently Vice President of Development at Ocean Wise, a global conservation NGO and parent organization of the Vancouver Aquarium. He oversees external funding and government relations – working closely with policy-makers, business leaders and major philanthropists. He developed the successful Plastic Wise initiative and has been involved in various plastics roundtables, workshops and speaking engagements. </p><p>
Before joining Ocean Wise, Jeremy held similar roles at the David Suzuki Foundation, BBC Media Action, and Action for Children – and spent a year living on a remote atoll in the Marshall Islands. He is also currently a board director at Vancouver Farmers Markets and Leading Change. </p><p>
Jeremy has an MA in Cultural Studies from Goldsmiths, University of London, and a BA in Philosophy from the University of Western Ontario.
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