Sarah Bardeen is communications manager at the PPIC Water Policy Center. She helps develop and implement effective programs and products that expand the audience for PPIC’s water, land, and air research. Previously she worked for International Rivers, where she was communications director. She has also consulted for a variety of organizations, including Urban Habitat, The Sunrise Project, Reclaim Finance, and East Bay Housing Organizations. She holds an MA/MFA in English and creative writing from San Francisco State University and a BA in comparative literature from Oberlin College.