Karenna Gore is the daughter of former Vice President and Presidential candidate Al Gore. She is the Director of the Center for Earth Ethics at Union Theological Seminary. She received an M.A. in Social Ethics from Union Theological Seminary, a J.D. From Columbia Law School and a B.A. from Harvard University. She previously worked as a lawyer and as Director of Community Affairs for the Association to Benefit Children. She is the author of Lighting the Way: Nine Women Who Changed Modern America. She lives in New York City with her three children.