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Gerrit Jöbsis

Senior Director, Rivers of Southern Appalachia and the Carolinas

Gerrit joined American Rivers in 2005 after working four years for the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League as Rivers Project Director under a partnership with American Rivers. Prior to that he worked more than a dozen years for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources on a broad array of environmental and recreation issues affecting rivers and wetlands.

Education: Bachelor of Science in Water Resources from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and Master of Science in Fish and Wildlife Sciences from The Pennsylvania State University

Favorite River: Whichever river I am on at the time