MS, Working Waters Program Director
Cathy P. Kellon has over 17 years of experience developing and applying strategic approaches to improve habitat for native fish and wildlife, expand public awareness about the value of nature’s services, and increase community access to clean water. Prior to joining Geos Institute, Cathy was the Water and Watersheds Program Director at Ecotrust, where she led a multi-million dollar collaborative effort to restore ecological functions in high priority river basins in Oregon and Washington. She also coordinated Ecotrust’s State of the Salmon Program, where she developed resources and tools to improve public access to information about salmon health. She has worked with NOAA Fisheries and the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board.
Cathy earned her Masters degree in Geography, with a minor in Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, from Oregon State University.