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Shanyn Viars

Associate Director, Water Economics and Policy

Shanyn joined American Rivers as the Economic and Policy Research Associate in 2018. As an economist, adding the environment into the equation is important to Shanyn in planning a sustainable future. She also produces economic impact analysis to assist decision-makers on the policy implications for residents in their communities.

Education: M.S. in Economics with a concentration in Public Policy and B.S. in Economics from University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Favorite River: New River