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Peter Zahn

Moxie Foundation
San Diego, California
Peter Zahn has worked in numerous business, legal and non-profit capacities, everything from a sole practitioner and solo entrepreneur, to an attorney at a 400 lawyer Wall Street firm, CEO of a medium size corporation, and founder of a nationwide Chamber of Commerce. He was elected to the City Council of Solana Beach, California in November 2012.

Peter recently crossed over more firmly into the non-profit arena, running the Moxie Foundation in San Diego, California. He spends most of his time promoting entrepreneurship and social innovation in universities and various regions of the world. Moxie Foundation's other focus areas include environmental sustainability, sustainable agriculture, and women's empowerment.

Having worked with several environmentally sustainable clients, Peter co-founded the U.S. Green Chamber of Commerce and served for several years as its Chairman.

Peter serves on two Boards at San Diego State University: the School of Business Administration and the Zahn Innovation Center. He also holds seats on the Action Board of the Education Synergy Alliance and CleanTECH San Diego.