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Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lectureship

Jensen Montambault

About the Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lectureship

In 2014, Beverly Cobble Rodriguez and Joe V. Rodriguez, Jr. generously endowed the Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lectureship Fund Supporting Women’s Education and Global Leadership to allow us to host an annual lecture on women’s education and global leadership with a special emphasis on healthcare, multi-national business, and the liberal arts.

2018 Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lecturer

Jensen Montambault (pictured above)
Jensen Montambault (CLAS 1995) is the Executive Director of Science and Nature for People Partnership (SNAPP), a collaboration between three partners: The Nature Conservancy (TNC), the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) at the University of California, Santa Barbara. SNAPP uses interdisciplinary teams to deliver evidence-based, scalable solutions to global challenges at the intersection of nature conservation, sustainable development, and human well-being. 

Past Lecturers for the Beverly Cobble Rodriguez Lectureship

2017     Rachel Zaslow, Executive DIrector of Mother Health International

2016     Gretchen Steidle, Founder and President of Global Grassroots

2015     Jessica Posner Odede, Co-founder and COO of Shining Hope for Communities