Founder, President and CEO, Encore.org; Co-Founder, Experience Corps; Author, How to Live Forever: The Enduring Power of Connecting the Generations
Marc Freedman is president and CEO of Encore.org, an innovation hub tapping the talents of people 50 and over for good. He spearheaded the Purpose Prize and co-founded Experience Corps, which mobilizes people over 50 to improve the prospects of low-income elementary school students; both are now programs of AARP. Freedman is a member of The Wall Street Journal’s Experts Panel, a media commentator, and author of five books, including How to Live Forever: The Enduring Power of Connecting the Generations. He was named a World Economic Forum Social Entrepreneur of the Year, a leading social entrepreneur by Fast Company magazine, and received the Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship.
The Perils of Age Segregation