Alan S. Davis is president of The Leonard and Sophie Davis Fund, a private family foundation. Alan is the Director of the WhyNot Initiative, the foundation’s program to support social change efforts that have the potential to significantly address problems with the democratic process, income and wealth distribution, universal healthcare and tolerance. He was founder and CEO of Conservatree Paper Company, the leading distributor of recycled paper, and founder and CEO of ASDavis Media Group, a publisher of more than 40 travel guidebooks. He and his wife, Mary Lou Dauray, live in San Francisco and have six children and 8 grandchildren. Alan has a B.S. in business from USC and a J.D. from NYU Law School.