Jonathan F.P. Rose
Green urban Planner and Developer, Author The Well Tempered City 2016 Harper Collins

Jonathan F.P. Rose chairs the MTA's Blue Ribbon Commission on Climate change, and leads Jonathan Rose Companies LLC, a multi-disciplinary real estate development, planning, consulting and investment firm. A thought leader in the Smart Growth, national infrastructure, green building, and affordable housing movements, Mr. Rose is a frequent speaker and writer. He is the author of the forthcoming book The Well Tempered City to be published by Harper Collins in 2014. Mr. Rose is a Trustee of several organizations including: the Urban Land Institute and co-chair of its Climate and Energy Committee; the Natural Resources Defense Council; and Enterprise Community Partners. He chairs the Metropolitan Transit Authority's Blue Ribbon Sustainability Commission. He also serves on the leadership councils of both Yale University's School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and the School of Architecture