Jean Case's Big Idea

Aspen Institute

Jean Case is CEO of the Case Foundation. Her career in the private sector spanned nearly two decades before she and her husband, Steve Case, created the foundation in 1997. The foundation is recognized for its efforts to promote innovation, collaboration, and leadership in the nonprofit sector. Case serves on National Geographic Society's board of trustees and on several other boards including those of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and SnagFilms. She is on the advisory board of the Harvard Business School So