Katherine Baer

Senior Director, Clean Water and Water Supply Programs

Katherine leads federal clean water policy work to reduce sewage spills and polluted stormwater runoff and to increase green infrastructure.

Katherine joined American Rivers in 2005. Prior to that she worked as a policy analyst for the legal think tank the Center for Progressive Reform, and as Director of Headwaters Conservation for the Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper in Georgia.

B.A. in Environmental Studies from Stanford University, M.S. in Conservation Ecology from the University of Georgia, and J.D. from the University of Maryland

Chattahoochee River


Blog Posts By This Author

Celebrate Clean Water: Finding Your Voice

I met Gina Salazar from Thornton, Colorado at our recent River Action Day. You can see from her story, as part of our Clean Water series, that she has a passion for rivers that runs deep. — The invitation to join advocates from around the country to a… Read more »