Sandy Wright, Development Director
Sandy engages with supporters to help them make meaningful contributions to Columbia Riverkeeper. She creates opportunities for supporters to channel their passion for the Columbia River into actions that protects and enhances the river they love. Sandy has more than a decade of experience working with donors who care about conservation of the environment. She is a graduate of Indiana University and has completed the Certified Fundraising Executive program. Sandy spends her free time hiking with her dog, Lola, a three legged force of nature. She always welcomes the opportunity to meet with supporters for a cup of tea or a walk along the waterfront.
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.