Danica Remy

Danica Remy

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Danica Remy is an American business executive and business strategist, who has provided decades of visionary and operational leadership to technology and philanthropic communities in the San Francisco Bay Area and internationally.

Remy was elected President of B612 Foundation in 2017 and leads the organization’s global efforts to protect Earth from the potential asteroid impacts. The Foundation leads private sector efforts in research, analysis and systems design in the field of planetary science, focusing on planetary defense, and recently established the Asteroid Institute to advance this scientific agenda. Previously, Remy served as Chief Operating Officer of B612, supporting co-founders Dr. Ed Lu and Rusty Schweickart.

Remy also co-founded Asteroid Day in 2015, to increase global awareness of the risk of Asteroids, an initiative the United Nations has supported by designating Asteroid Day an international day of global awareness and education about asteroids and planetary defense.

Before joining B612, Remy served as Chief Operating Officer of TIDES, a social entrepreneurial and philanthropic organization, overseeing numerous TIDES enterprises. In the late 1980s and 1990s, she served as VP for THE WELL, a pioneering online virtual community, and helped co-found the Global Business Network, which was eventually acquired by Deloitte. 

She serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Network for Good, which provides a scaled digital platform for charities around the world to empower giving. She also serves as a Trustee of Greenwood School and President for Point, the former publisher of the Whole Earth Catalog