Richard Morrison

Richard Morrison, Lafayette, CA, was Senior Vice President of Bank of America's Environmental Policies and Programs unit prior to his retirement in 1999. In that capacity he was responsible for ensuring that the corporation was a good environmental citizen. In 1995 he led the team that published Beyond Sprawl: New Patterns of Growth to Fit the New California. Prior to his environmental assignment, he was in the bank's international division serving in India and Hong Kong. He is currently a director of the Compton Foundation; Sierra Business Council; Sustainable Conservation; Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment and Security; California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance; and Scenic California. He is also on the investment Advisory Committee of the Sierra Club. Rich has a BA and MA in International Relations from Stanford University and served as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy.