Richard Edwin and Nancy Peery Marriott

  • Joined the Giving Pledge: 12/10/2013 - Read the Letter
  • Estimated Net Worth: $1.2 billion
  • Forbes Rank: #273
  • Industry: Hotels and resorts
  • Born: Nancy Peery Marriott - Information not available
    Richard Marriott - 1939
  • Residence: Potomac, MD

Richard Marriot runs Host Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel-focused real estate investment trust, spun off in 1993 from the larger family-run Marriott International, founded by his father J.W. "Bill" Marriott in 1956. Nancy Peery Marriott is president of the Nancy Peery Marriott Foundation and is active among several national public-service organizations. She is an accomplished lyric soprano, having performed throughout the United States.

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Charitable Board Service

Down through the years we have always supported the schools that have educated and trained us, the institutions that have helped us live healthy lives, and the communities that have supported us in our business endeavors. We will continue to do so during our lives and pledge that the bulk of our estate will go to a charitable foundation that will be run by our four very capable daughters who are already heavily involved in supporting their own communities.

Richard Edwin and Nancy Peery Marriott

Giving Interests

Arts; Education; Health Care; Human Services; Museums; Washington, DC; Youth Development