#92 Jon Leland, Vice President of Insights and Head of Environmental Impact at Kickstarter
Jon is the Vice President of Insights and Head of Environmental Impact at Kickstarter, the world’s largest platform for crowdfunding creative work. He leads data science, analytics, user research and strategy in addition to the company’s environmental commitments. He is also the creator of This Place Will Be Water, a climate change mobilization campaign focused on Sea Level Rise with thousands of participants across 30 countries, and recently launched This Place Will Burn, mapping the increase in major wildfires fueled by climate change in the next 40 years. Previously he worked on environmental justice issues as an advisor to the Palau Mission to the U.N. and at the NRDC.