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Erin Singer McCombs

Science Program Director & Conservation Director for Southeast Restoration

Erin works in American Rivers’ Southeast Region, largely in the Carolinas and Tennessee, to provide program development, technical assistance, project management, and general guidance in the planning, development and implementation of projects like dam removals and Blue Trails for the River Restoration and Riverside Land Protection programs.

Erin joined American Rivers in 2013. Prior, she worked with the Western North Carolina Alliance, Audubon North Carolina, and the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy. Erin also serves on the board of directors of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation.

Education: M.S. in Biology from Appalachian State University

Favorite River: French Broad River