Jessie Thomas-Blate

Coordinator, Most Endangered Rivers

Jessie works with our staff and partners to develop our Most Endangered Rivers Program and annual report.

Jessie joined American Rivers in 2010.  Prior to that she worked for the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission as their Habitat Coordinator.  There she played a fundamental role in the establishment of the Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership.  Jessie also did an internship at the Natural Resources Defense Council where she focused on the reauthorization of the Endangered Species Act.

B.S. in Biology from Mary Washington College, and M.S. in Natural Resources from Delaware State University

Rappahannock River


Blog Posts By This Author

Good Relationships And A Conservation Strategy At Work In The Potomac Highlands: A Summary Of Potomac Conservancy’s Shenandoah Valley Priority Lands Project

Today we have a guest blog from Emily Warner, former Land Protection Director at Potomac Conservancy. Emily’s team just completed a conservation easement project in western Virginia that American Rivers funded through our partnership with the Env… Read more »