David Morse

David Morse is Senior Fellow at Civic Ventures, a think tank and incubator on boomers, work and social purpose. David has had an eclectic career leading public policymaking, advocacy, strategic communications and planning in the non-profit sector, philanthropy and government. He's been a "shoe-leather" epidemiologist for the New York State Department of Health, professional staff member for the U.S. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources, director of the President's Task Force on the Arts and Humanities, associate vice president for policy planning and director of federal relations for the University of Pennsylvania, chief communications officer for the Pew Charitable Trusts and, from 2001 to 2011, vice president for communications for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the nation's 3rd largest private philanthropy. David earned a B.A. with honors from Hamilton College and a master's in international relations from the Johns Hopkins University. He has three kids in college and lives in Pennington, NJ with his wife, dog and a cat who thinks he's a dog.