PopTech 2010, Climate Resilience Lab
CEO, Water For People
Ned Breslin is the CEO of Water For People, a water and sanitation nonprofit that tests unique implementation models in 11 countries around the world and challenges sector norms based on sound field experiences. Breslin started working in water supply and sanitation in northern Kenya in 1987, and subsequently worked on water and sanitation development in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Mozambique. He returned to the U.S. with his wife and daughters as the director of international programs at Water For People and became CEO in 2008.