The Michael J. Fox Foundation mourns the passing of philanthropist and Foundation Board member Albert B. Glickman. He died on April 27, 2013, at age 79.
Albert B. Glickman joined the Board of Directors of The Michael J. Fox Foundation in 2004. He was an attorney, real estate developer, investor and philanthropist, and the founder and sole proprietor of Albert B. Glickman and Associates.
Mr. Glickman was appointed by President George W. Bush as a trustee for the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. He served on the Board of Directors of the Portland Museum of Art and the Portland Symphony Orchestra, and was on the Board of Councillors for the UCLA Foundation and the Board of Governors for Cedars Sinai Medical Center. He was a co-founder and board member of the Aspen Center for New Medicine, and a trustee emeritus of both the Aspen Museum of Art and the Los Angeles County Natural History Museum.
Mr. Glickman received a BS in political science from UCLA and a JD from UCLA Law School. He was a member of the California State Bar Association since 1960.