Nicholas Turner


Managing Director

Nicholas Turner joined the Rockefeller Foundation in 2007. As a Managing Director, Mr. Turner provides leadership and strategic direction for select Foundation initiatives, currently leading the Foundation’s  work on Transportation reform in the Unites States and New Orleans redevelopment initiative.

Prior to joining the Rockefeller Foundation, Mr. Turner was vice president and chief program officer at the Vera Institute of Justice in New York City, where he collaborated with leaders in government and civil society to develop innovative and affordable programs to address the most intractable challenges facing justice systems in the United States.

Mr. Turner received a bachelor’s degree from Yale College and a JD degree from Yale Law School.