Alex Ortiz

Water Resources Specialist
Sierra Club – Lone Star Chapter
Alex Ortiz serves as the Lone Star Chapter’s lead coordinator on the Texas Living Waters project. His work as a Water Resources Specialist with the Sierra Club includes the Lone Star Chapter’s Sustainable Management and Resilient Texas Waters project—an initiative focused on water quality standards, discharge permits and the impacts of oil and gas development on water supply and quality. Alex has a BA in Linguistics from New York University and a JD from Tulane University Law School where he also received a Certificate in Environmental Law. His studies at Tulane focused heavily on the intersection of the Clean Water Act and Endangered Species Act.