Ruthie Redmond is the Water Resources Specialist for the Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club. Her goal is to advance Texas toward a more environmentally sustainable future. To that end she earned a B.S. in Geography – Resource and Environmental Studies with a minor in Economics from Texas State University, San Marcos and takes pride in her various roles stewarding the protection and responsible management of our natural resources. Ruthie’s work focuses on water policy issues across the state including water conservation, drought response, sustainable groundwater management and river and estuary protection. Prior to joining the Sierra Club she was a Natural Resources Specialist in the Water Availability Division of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.