Jason Morris, Chair

    Jason Morris is a senior program officer at the Pisces Foundation, focusing on Environmental Education. In this role, Jason leads the Foundation’s grantmaking in environmental education and implements strategies to shape environmental education initiatives nationally. Jason was most recently interim president and CEO at NatureBridge, which provides hands-on environmental education programs for children and teens. In that role, and previously as executive vice president of the organization, Jason oversaw all aspects of NatureBridge’s residential programs in six national parks across the country. Jason’s career in the environmental education field has taken him from the Navajo Reservation in Utah, to the San Francisco Bay, to national parks across the country, where he led the design and delivery of high quality, research-based programs serving hundreds of thousands of young people. Over the course of his career, Jason has partnered with researchers at Stanford University to connect research with practice. He also co-founded ChangeScale, a collaborative of leading academics, funders, practitioners, and thought leaders working together to build and strengthen the field of environmental education. Jason is a graduate of Fort Lewis College and the University of San Francisco. Jason lives in Berkeley with his wife and daughter; he enjoys fly-fishing, hiking, and camping by any wild river with native trout species.