Gerrit Jobsis

Southeast Regional Director

Gerrit leads American Rivers’ expanding advocacy for healthy rivers in the Carolinas, Georgia, Tennessee and Alabama.

Gerrit joined American Rivers in 2005 after working four years for the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League as Rivers Project Director under a partnership with American Rivers. Prior to that he worked more than a dozen years for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources on a broad array of environmental and recreation issues affecting rivers and wetlands.

B.S. in Water Resources from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and M.S. in Fish and Wildlife Sciences from The Pennsylvania State University

Wateree River


Blog Posts By This Author

Low Flow in ACE Basin Rivers

Guest blog by Steve Gilbert from the South Carolina Wildlife Federation Little Salkahatchie River Fish Kill This summer several rivers feeding the  Ashepoo, Combahee and Edisto (ACE) Basin, notably the Edisto and Salkahatchie, experienced extremely low… Read more »