Robin Shapiro '78
Robin Shapiro ‘78 is the CEO of Novation Ventures in West Palm Beach, Fla. He served as CEO of Encore Financial Services Group Inc. for more than 10 years as well as general counsel for Singer Asset Finance and as a California-based partner at Morrison & Foerster, an international law firm. He is a past board member of the New York Fair Housing Coalition and has provided pro bono legal representation for Greenpeace USA, the Los Angeles NAACP Legal Defense Fund, the California Association of Low Wealth Districts, and the California Appellate Project, where he represented inmates on death row.
Shapiro, of New York City, earned a B.A. in economics with high honors from Swarthmore, a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and has served on the Board since 2009.