Katie Rousseau

Director, Clean Water Supply, Great Lakes
conservation

Katie works to engage communities to improve river health by advocating for better stormwater management.

Katie joined American Rivers in 2007. Prior to that, Katie spent several years teaching earth science in Maryland and working as a GIS technician for Lucas County, Ohio. In graduate school, Katie focused on watershed management and geographic information systems in the Western Lake Erie Basin.

B.S. in Secondary Education from The Ohio University, and M.A. in Geography from University of Toledo

Maumee River

CONTACT: MIDWESTGREAT LAKES FIELD OFFICE TOLEDO OH


Blog Posts By This Author

Lake Erie in Serious Trouble

Since 2004, studies have shown that the algae problem in Lake Erie has been slowly getting worse with last year being the worst year on record.  The algae, which usually stayed in Maumee Bay and the Western Basin of Lake Erie had now spread into the Ce… Read more »