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Tom Steyer

Founder, NextGen America

<a href="https://nextgenamerica.org/about-us/tom-steyer/">Tom Steyer is the founder of NextGen America</a>. He is also the founder and former senior managing member of Farallon Capital Management. <br /><br /> As a business leader and philanthropist, Tom believes it is our moral responsibility to give back. <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomsteyer">Tom Steyer</a> is a member of the advisory council at <a href="http://www.hamiltonproject.org/people/tomsteyer">The Hamilton Project</a> and also served as the co-chair of Save Lives California. Tom and his wife, Kat Taylor, have pledged to give most of their wealth to charitable causes. Together, they founded Beneficial State Bank, a bank that invests all profits back into the community while providing loans to individuals who would normally be excluded by traditional banks. <br /><br /> Steyer continues to give back to his alma mater, Stanford University. Together with Kat, another Stanford graduate, they’ve founded The TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy and the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance, both research institutions at the university. <br /><br /> More information on Tom:<br /> <a href="http://thenextgeneration.org/about/people/tom-steyer">Tom Steyer | The Next Generation</a><br /> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/officialtomsteyer/">Tom Steyer on Facebook</a><br /> <a href="https://medium.com/@Tom_Steyer">Tom Steyer on Medium</a><br /> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/TomSteyer">Tom Steyer on YouTube</a>