Gregory Annenberg Weingarten, a Vice President and Director of the Annenberg Foundation, is the Founder of GRoW @ Annenberg, a philanthropic initiative of the Annenberg Foundation.
Gregory is an accomplished artist whose work has been shown in galleries and private collections throughout the U.S. and Europe. Previously, Gregory received a degree in political science from Stanford University and worked as a journalist at The Times of London.
Gregory's philanthropic work is diverse both programmatically and geographically. It ranges from tackling homelessness in Riverside County, California to supporting teachers in remote areas of Peru, to constructing universally-accessible sports fields in Los Angeles, to supporting school safety programs in Watts, California to funding a dance program for traditionally underrepresented families at the Royal Opera House in London.
He is a member of various boards and committees, including in London, the National Gallery and the V&A Museum; in Paris, Les Talens Lyrique and the Paris Opera & Ballet; and across the United States, the National Park Foundation, the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, the J. Paul Getty Trust, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, and, most recently, the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.