Joan B. Hornig is an American jeweller. She began her career as a fundraiser for Harvard University and Columbia Business School before spending 19 years on Wall Street. In 2003, she again changed course combining jewelry and design, business skills and experience with non-profit organizations and created a philanthropically-driven company, Joan Hornig Philanthropy Is Beautiful® Jewelry. She has designed limited edition pieces for UNICEF, HELP USA, ASPCA, The Girl Scouts of America and other nonprofits. Hornig serves on the Boards of the Fashion Institute of Technology and the Museum of Arts and Design and holds a B.A. Magna Cum Laude in Fine Arts from Harvard College and an MBA from Columbia Business School. She and her husband George live in New York City. They have two daughters, Julia and Jessica and two dogs, Hazel and Luna.