Associate Director, River Restoration Program
Area of Focus: Amy works to develop and manage river restoration projects in New England, with an emphasis on the Connecticut River Watershed. She works closely with The Nature Conservancy's Connecticut River Program to provide technical assistance throughout the watershed to advance river restoration.
Background: Amy joined American Rivers in 2009. Amy has previously worked for the Massachusetts Riverways Program where she worked as a project manager and outreach coordinator, providing outreach and trainings to communities statewide to promote river protection and implementation of restoration projects. Amy has also worked for The Nature Conservancy on stream crossing assessment and prioritization in New England.
Education: B.S. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Rochester; M.S. Water Resources Management from the University of Wisconsin, Madison
Favorite River: Saco River
Blog Posts By This Author
November 4, 2011 | Dams & Dam Removal
The new TV program from Maine Public Broadcasting Network, "Desperate Alewives," documents the importance and decline of the once abundant alewives in Maine. American Rivers is funding projects to restore alewife populations through our Rivergrants; new applications are due December 9th.Read more »