John Harrington

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John Harrington "is President of Harrington Investments, Inc., as well as a Manager of Community Commercial Ventures, LLC. Mr. Harrington has a BA degree in Political Science from Sonoma State University and has studied graduate economics at Sacramento State University, University of California Los Angeles, and the University of York, England. He recently received his MA degree in Humanities from Dominican University. His master's thesis was entitled "The Morality of Materialistic Self-Interest: The Corporation and the State". In 2007, John received the Sonoma State University 'Distinguished Alumni' award.

"John holds several NASD licenses, including Series 6, 7, 24, 26, and 63. He is the author of Investing With Your Conscience: How to Achieve High Returns Using Socially Responsible Investing (John Wiley & Sons, 1992) and The Challenge to Power: Money, Investing and Democracy (Chelsea Green Publishing, 2005).

"Mr. Harrington's current affiliations and positions include: [1]

"Former affiliations and positions include:

  • President & Chairman of the Board, Working Assets Management Company
  • Chairman of the Board, Progressive Asset Management
  • Chairman, California Governor's Public Investment Task Force
  • Member, Sacramento Board of Administration, Investment and Fiscal Management
  • Consultant, California State Senate Select Committee on Investment Priorities & Objectives
  • Consultant, Senate Committee on Energy & Public Utilities, California Legislature
  • Consultant, California State & Consumer Services Agency
  • Statewide Political Coordinator, California Council of Service Employees, SEIU, AFL-CIO
  • Chair, N. CA Support Association for the Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society
  • Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Filipino-American Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco
  • Board Member, Northern California Community Loan Fund
  • Co-Chair, KPFA Radio Capital Campaign
  • Board Member & Treasurer, Collective Heritage Institute (Bioneers)
  • Board Member, Mountain Lion Foundation
  • Board Member & Treasurer, Pesticide Action Network North America
  • Board Member & Treasurer, The Land Trust of Napa County
  • Board Member, Light Index Investment Company
  • Board Member, Global Citizen Center
  • Manager, Global Partners, LLC
  • Board Member, Waterhealth International

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  1. John Harrington, Harrington Investments, accessed August 24, 2009.