Green Festival Speakers
Heather Trim, Urban Bays and Toxics Program Manager for People For Puget Sound, has more than 20 years of experience in environmental work. In Los Angeles, she worked for the Regional Water Quality Control Board on water quality standards, regulatory permits and pollution assessments of both surface and ground water for Los Angeles and Ventura Counties. She was staff scientist for the Los Angeles and San Gabriel Rivers Watershed Council, focusing on various projects leading to the greening of the rivers, including: water quality, stormwater issues, pollution assessments and habitat renewal. She moved to Seattle in 2001 and joined People For Puget Sound in 2002. She works on reducing toxic pollution and protecting shoreline health in Puget Sound, and also focuses on a range of Seattle issues – air quality, waterfront, habitat, stormwater and land use.