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Jonathan Rose
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Board member emeritus Jonathan Rose (at right) and guests at Jazz at Lincoln Center's 2008 Spring Gala in New York. Photo: Julie Skarratt

Jonathan Rose is the founder and president of Jonathan Rose Companies LLC.

Mr. Rose graduated from Yale University in 1974 with a B.A. in Psychology, and received a Masters in Regional Planning from the University of Pennsylvania in 1980. 

Married to Diana Rose
Son of the late Frederick P. Rose, the New York City builder and philanthropist

In 1989, Mr. Rose founded Jonathan Rose Companies LLC, a multi-disciplinary real estate development, planning, consulting and investment firm, as a leading green urban solutions provider.  The firm currently manages over $1.5 billion of work, much of it in close collaboration with not-for-profits, towns and cities.  

The company's mission is to repair the fabric of communities.  The firm draws on its human capital, financial depth and real estate expertise to create highly integrated solutions to real estate challenges. The firm's work touches many aspects of community health; working with cities and not-for-profits to build not only housing, but also civic, cultural, educational and infrastructure open space.

A thought leader in the Smart Growth, national infrastructure, green building, and affordable housing movements, Mr. Rose is a frequent speaker and writer. His work has received widespread media attention from CNN to The New York Times and was recently profiled in e, a PBS series on sustainable development. 

The firm's innovative development, planning, investment, new construction, conversion and historic preservation work has won awards from a wide range of notable organizations including: the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Natural Resources Defense Council, Global Green USA, the Urban Land Institute, the American Planning Association and the American Institute of Architects.


Mr. Rose is the chair of the Metropolitan Transit Authoritys Blue Ribbon Sustainability Commission, which developed the nation's first green transit plan. He is a Trustee of several organizations including: the Urban Land Institute (where he co-chairs its Climate and Energy Committee); the Natural Resources Defense Council; and Enterprise Community Partners (with whose Green Communities program he is deeply engaged).  He also serves on the leadership councils of the Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and the Yale School of Architecture, and chairs the Trust for Public Land's National Real Estate Council.   

Mr. Rose also serves on the Board of the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) and the American Museum of Natural History, and is a co-founder of the Garrison Institute with his wife, Diana Rose, where he leads the Climate, Mind and Behavior program.

Media Coverage
1.Adam Yarinsky
2.American Museum of Natural History
3.Bill Rhoads
4.Brooklyn Academy of Music
5.Brooklyn Museum
6.Diana Rose
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1.Image Gallery: New York Public Library Centennial Gala
2.Image Gallery: Dia Art Foundation 2011 Spring Benefit
3.Image Gallery: DiMenna Center for Classical Music Opening Festivities
4.Image Gallery: Dia Art Foundation 2010 Spring Benefit
5.Image Gallery: Jazz at Lincoln Center Spring Gala
6.Image Gallery: Unicorn Children’s Foundation Gala Kick-Off
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