Ben Jablonski
Founder, Build Israel Palestine

Ben Jablonski is a member of the National Board of Jewish National Fund and Chairman of JNF’s Future Leadership. Since its inception, the JNF has planted over 240 million trees in Israel. It has also built over 200 dams and reservoirs (34 billion gallons of water storage capacity), invested in Israel’s first commercial solar field and and established more than 1,000 parks.

Ben is leading a new JNF initiative called "the Summit" which will focus on the scalability and cross-border collaboration around Israeli as well as other best in class water, agricultural and alternative energy initiatives in April 2013. The Summit will bring together key figures in sustainability, politics and entertainment in the desert of the USA - Red Rock, Nevada.

Originally from Melbourne, Australia where he completed a law degree with honors. He currently resides in Manhattan, New York.