Jon Stryker is founder and president of the Arcus Foundation, a private, global grant-making organization with headquarters in New York City and Cambridge, UK. Founded in 2000, Arcus is dedicated to the idea that people can live in harmony with one another and the natural world. The foundation supports the advancement of LGBTQ human rights, and conservation of the world's great apes and gibbons. Mr Stryker is a founding board member of the Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya and Save the Chimps in Fort Pierce, Florida. He also serves on the boards of The Museum of Modern Art, Kalamazoo College and Friends of the High Line, a non-profit organization that funds the maintenance and operations of the High Line park in New York City.