Darryl Young
Director, Sustainable Cities, Summit Foundation

Darryl Young is the Director of the Summit Foundation’s Sustainable Cities Program. Previously, he led the public relations practice at Riester, a national advertising, public relations and social marketing firm. Darryl has served as the Director of the California Department of Conservation and has been a Member of the California Board of Forestry, the Acting Director of the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research and served for ten years in the California State Legislature. He currently serves on the boards of the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities, the Story of Stuff Project, and the National Main Street Center.