Judy Jiang is the Water Communications Associate for Institute for Ecological Civilization. After several years supporting technical water programs for the US Navy and USAID, Judy now focuses on telling stories to better communicate the challenges, solutions, and importance of water to individuals and communities around the world. She is passionate about telling honest stories, listening deeply, and working empathetically.
Judy earned a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from Oregon State University with a minor in humanitarian engineering. She has worked on a variety of projects in the past from stormwater pollution prevention plans in Washington state to conducting key informant interviews with water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) stakeholders in Malawi. She is a freelance writer, runner, hiker, and more.