Gary Evan Knell

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Birthday
27, 1954
Birthplace
Sacramento, CA
Birth Sign
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Birthday
27, 1954 (age 64)
Birthplace
Sacramento, CA

About

California-born businessman and non-profit leader who became CEO and President of the National Geographic Society in 2014. He had previously held the same executive position with National Public Radio (NPR).

Before Fame

After graduating from the University of California-Los Angeles with a degree in political science, he attended Loyola Law School.

Trivia

He served for over a decade as CEO of the Sesame Workshop.

Family Life

He and his wife, Kim Larson, raised four children.

Associated With

Telephone inventor Alexander Graham Bell was one of the founding members of the National Geographic Society, a non-profit organization that Knell later led.