Why Laurene Powell Jobs Wants to Put a Price on Nature

Laurene Powell Jobs, the billionaire widow of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, is an active philanthropist who cares about environmental issues (see IP’s Profile). However, she’s not one to go all warm and fuzzy for wildlife – instead, she’s taking a hard, practical look at incentives to protect nature.
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Laurene Powell Jobs is Poised to Revolutionize Education Philanthropy

We never got to see what Steve Jobs would do to better measure philanthropic results. But with his passing, Jobs left his wife, Laurene Powell Jobs, a $7 billion dollar trust. That leaves her the richest woman in Silicon Valley, and potentially one of the most influential philanthropists in the world. Laurene Jobs, like her husband, is an intensely private person who rarely agrees to interviews or public appearances. But with an MBA from Stanford, she is no lightweight.

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