Maggie founded & serves as Executive Director of Invoking the Pause (ITP) www.invokingthepause.org. ITP fosters cross-sector “trailblazers” developing promising approaches & ideas for climate challenge strategies.
The hallmark of ITP as an early and mid-stage “incubator” are 2 creative, strategic “pauses” to seed out-of-the-box reflection in interdisciplinary & collaborative ways to spur innovation and impact. To date, over 149 grant partner projects span the arts, business, climate justice, communications, community & youth activism, documentary filmmaking, education, journalism, natural resources, & sciences.
In prior chapters of her life, Maggie was a corporate attorney, in private practice and then as General Counsel and a project manager at Campeau Corp.
Maggie lives in Sonoma, CA. She enjoys creating art www.maggiekaplan.com, yoga, hiking & international travel. She plays piano & harp.
B.A. in Psychology from Stanford University and J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law.