AI Co-founder & Board Member
Tracey Durning, Co-founder and Board Member of the Aligned Intermediary (AI), is a systems entrepreneur focused on building collaborative platforms that scale knowledge, networks, influence, and capital to achieve significant social impact. AI follows the same model as an organization Durning Co-founded in 2010 called Oceans 5, a collaborative of (philanthropic) investors in the marine conservation space guided by a shared ‘deep domain’ staff. Durning is also a Co-founder of Energy Options Network, The Electrification Coalition, and Target Zero — organizations that also seek systems change across climate change and animal welfare.
Durning is the Executive Director of Planet Heritage Foundation, the lead funder for AI’s development and launch, where she manages the grant-making and impact investments portfolio, as well as builds its social enterprise startups. She sits on the Board of Directors of AI, Oceans 5, Energy Options Network, Target Zero, and the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust.