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Jeffrey Odefey

Director, Clean Water Supply

Jeff coordinates a broad effort to improve the health and vitality of our communities through better stormwater regulation and management.

Jeff joined American Rivers in 2011. For the previous eight years, he was a staff attorney for Waterkeeper Alliance directing programs to solve water quality problems caused by runoff and factory farms. He has also been a staff attorney with Hudson Riverkeeper and a curator of public arts programs.

Education: B.A. in Art History & English from University of Colorado, M.A. in English from the University of Montana, JD from Pace University School of Law.

Favorite River: Yuba River, CA