With more than 24 years of experience in natural resource management and policy, John specializes in community-based ecosystem planning and restoration. John's areas of expertise include watershed analysis; fish population limiting factors analysis; river and floodplain habitat evaluation; and state and federal environmental regulations, including the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the Endangered Species Act (ESA). He has extensive experience managing complex, multidisciplinary water resource projects that involve landowners, industry, government agencies, and non-profits. John has a Master of Science in Ecology from Oregon State University and a Master of Science in Public Policy from the University of Oregon, where he focused on natural resource planning. When he’s not working, you will find John volunteering with watershed groups and exploring the west’s wild areas and rivers, often with a fly rod in hand.