Jon Entine

Founder and executive director of the Genes and Science. Lifelong journalist, TV news producer and executive, author, think tank scholar, sustainability and leadership expert, commentator and public speaker on media, religion, ethics, sports, and genetics and science policy, focusing on ‘disruptive technologies’, including energy, chemicals, and the biotechnology revolution in agriculture and biomedicine.

Founder and Executive Director

The Genes and Science (GLP) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization comprised of journalists and scientists devoted to delivering original articles and daily highlights of trending content from around the web on genetics, the CRISPR revolution, and more.
What benefits do advances in genetics and biotechnology offer? What are the potential pitfalls in manipulating the animal and human genome? Agricultural and human genetic engineering is reshaping farming, food and medicine, and genetic research is providing new insights into our understanding of evolution and human history.

Lifelong Journalist

Journalist for hundreds of newspapers, magazines, and online media.

Award Winning TV News

Winner of nineteen prestigious awards in journalism, including two Emmys. Producer and investigative reporter for ABC News, ABC Primetime, ABC 20/20, NBC News, and NBC Nightly News, collaborated with Tom Brokaw and dozens of top reporters and producers to write and produce award-winning news specials and documentaries.

Book Author

Author of seven books, including the best-sellers, "Taboo: Why Black Athletes Dominate Sports and Why We are Afraid to Talk About It" and "Abraham's Children: Race, Identity and the DNA of the Chosen People".

Sustainability, Ethics, Social Responsibility

Regular columnist exploring insights in business CSR, compliance, risk and governance.

Think Tank Scholar

Innovative thought leader with prominent think tanks and presenter at major global scholarly conferences.

Public Speaker

In-demand speaker on biotechnology, science literacy, sports, Jewish identity and history, and the DNA of human behavior.


Regular subject matter expert on a wide range of topics for CNN, NPR, Fox News, Washington Post, Huffington Post, New York Times.
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Abraham's Children

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