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  • Margot Pritzker

Margot Pritzker is Chair of the Zohar Education Project Incorporated and President and Founder of She is a Board Trustee of the Aspen Institute, the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, the International Board of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, the Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School, and the Pritzker Early Childhood Foundation. She is also the chair of the University of Chicago Charter School Governing Board, which is a part of the University’s Urban Education Institute. Born in England, Margot became a U.S. citizen in 1994. She resides in Chicago with her husband, Thomas J. Pritzker. They have three sons. Their extensive travel and knowledge of South Asia has resulted in one of the foremost collections of South Asian art. Margot holds a BA from Northwestern University and an AM from the University of Chicago.

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