Photo credit: Russ Ricketts.
Liz Terhaar, Communications Director
Liz Terhaar (she/her) leads Columbia Riverkeeper's communications and media outreach efforts. She brings over a decade of experience to the table, previously working in various marketing and public relations functions in Austin, Texas. Liz is passionate about protecting the Columbia River watershed for future generations. She holds a B.A. double major in Journalism and Spanish from the University of Oregon. In her spare time, she enjoys kayaking, fishing and hiking in the Columbia Gorge.
Riverkeeper’s team includes scientists, environmental lawyers, and community organizers. We work to organize and empower local communities, enforce environmental laws, and build strategic coalitions. Our mission is to protect and restore the Columbia River and all life connected to it.