Working and Giving with Heart
Howard Simon, attorney and corporate executive, has managed to blend two seemingly disparate career tracks into one path, taking the seeds of ethics, compassion, and collaboration he picked up at the Graduate Theological Union and planting them in California’s biotechnology industry.
In 1985, Simon simultaneously earned an M.A. in Jewish Studies at the GTU and a law degree at UC Berkeley’s Boalt Hall. He was interested in ethics and how religious codes of moral conduct become legal mandates.
“I looked at seminary as an antidote to law school,” he says...