Maureen Wise has extensive background in watershed restoration and sustainability. She worked at the Huff Run Watershed Restoration Partnership for nearly a decade where she authored over twenty successful grants as well as their watershed plan. Wise also served as Program Manager at Stark State College’s Sustainability Department where she organized the Green Office Program, conducted case studies and managed the website. She currently is a freelance sustainability writer and also works at Case Western Reserve University in the Office for Sustainability. Wise lives within the Tinker’s Creek watershed on the edge of the Cleveland Metroparks.