Hening, Glenn

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Surf activist and environmentalist from Santa Monica, California; founder of the Surfrider Foundation, and co-founder of the Groundswell Society. Hening was born (1950) in San Antonio, Texas, and began surfing Malibu in the mid-'60s. From 1975 to 1980 he worked as a schoolteacher in El Salvador, and in the early to mid-'80s worked on NASA's Space Shuttle program at Jet Propulsion Laboratories in...

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