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President, The Burnham Foundation
Burnham remains among San Diego’s most active civic and philanthropic leaders; the family name adorns the Sanford-Burnham-Prebys Medical Discovery Institute and University of San Diego’s Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate. He was involved in or led his family’s insurance and commercial real estate businesses from 1949 until 2008 when the CRE division was sold to Cushman & Wakefield. He has served on numerous impactful civic boards.