George Jacob

George Jacob

President & CEO, Bay.Org

George Jacob is the President & CEO of Bay.Org that oversees six institutions (Aquarium of the Bay, The Bay Institute, Sea Lion Center, Eco Center at Heron’s Head Park, The Bay Model Alliance and Bay Academy) with a common mission to protect and conserve the San Francisco Bay. Trained at the Smithsonian, educated at the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, University of Toronto, Getty Leadership Institute at Claremont Graduate University and Yale School of Management, he is known internationally for spearheading stellar interpretive planning and design-build assignments and is one of the leading museum thinkers of our times. A Canadian Commonwealth Scholar, his $480 million + design-build portfolio of museums, nature parks, wetlands, sea, wildlife and science center assignments can be seen in countries around the world.