Cathy Drew

Cathy Drew is the executive director of The River Project, which she founded in 1986. She received a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology from Columbia University in 1979 and a Master of Science in Biological Oceanography from the Marine Sciences Research Center, SUNY, Stony Brook, in 1984. From 1973 to 1978 Ms. Drew worked as scuba diver and underwater photographer on scientific expeditions throughout the southwest Pacific. Ms. Drew's current research on near-shore living resources informs many city, state and academic environmental programs.