Lisa P. Jackson

Vice President, Environment, Policy, and Social Initiatives, Apple; Former Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency

Lisa Jackson is vice president of environment, policy, and social initiatives at Apple, overseeing efforts to minimize impact on the environment as well as education policy programs such as ConnectED. From 2009 to 2013, she was administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Appointed by President Barack Obama, she focused on reducing greenhouse gases, protecting air and water quality, preventing exposure to toxic contamination, and expanding outreach to communities on environmental issues. Jackson’s previous positions include chief of staff to former New Jersey governor Jon S. Corzine and commissioner of New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection. She serves on the boards of Princeton, Tulane, and the Clinton Foundation.

Videos/Audio of Lisa P. Jackson

What does it mean for large companies to be classified as “100 percent renewable?" What kinds of challenges does... See more
Nowhere have the voices of the 99 percent been heard more forcefully than in the squares of America’s cities—some of... See more
This panel discussion includes speakers, Lisa P. Jackson, Richard M. Daley,  and Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran See more
In 1987, the Brundtland Commission first coined the term “sustainable development.” Five years later, the 1992 Earth... See more
Jackson discuses some of the broad strategies that the Agency has adopted to promote environmentalism. How has the... See more