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America's Opioid Epidemic - October 30, 2017

Jim Hood, CEO, Facing Addiction

Jim HoodJim Hood lost his oldest son to addiction in 2012. An accomplished executive with many years of experience on Madison Avenue and Wall Street, as a consultant and entrepreneur, Hood left his business career to work with others to find a solution to the addiction crisis in our country. In just two years, Facing Addiction has emerged as the preeminent voice and presence in the addiction nonprofit space, bringing together 700+ organizations comprising more than 35 million people. Hood earned a bachelor of arts from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard University.