Sean Foltz

Associate Director, Clean Water Program

Sean works to promote green infrastructure in Milwaukee, a concept that includes specific engineering and policy tools to improve the way Wisconsin can manage their water resources. Sean works with a variety of groups to achieve this goal, including grassroots environmental organizations, business interests, as well as local and state agencies.

Sean joined American Rivers in 2009. Prior to American Rivers, he Directed the Midwest Lakes Policy Center and worked in the Kingdom of Tonga for the U.S. Peace Corps.

B.S. Environmental Biology/Technical Writing from St. Mary’s University, and the University of Oregon. Graduate Studies and Fellowship at the University of Chicago and the Shedd Aquarium.

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Blog Posts By This Author

Innovative Green Roof

Green Roof Installation in Milwaukee, WI American Rivers has recently completed a 4,000 square foot green roof in Milwaukee’s Kinnickinnic watershed, at the Energy Exchange. This project will reduce the amount of stormwater runoff, and result in decrea… Read more »