Katie Buckley, Board Member
Katie Buckley serves as the Director of the Clemson University Center for Watershed Excellence and the statewide coordinator for the Clemson Extension Carolina Clear program. Katie has held multiple positions and roles at Clemson University since 2008, all related to water resources outreach and education, program development and implementation, and team building. She holds an B.S. in Marine Science – Chemical and Physical Oceanography and an M.S. in Environmental Science. She has more than 10 years of experience in surface water monitoring, monitoring plan development, and watershed assessment. She has co-authored numerous watershed management plans, has utilized microbial source tracking to prioritize watershed best management practices, directs environmental education programming and communication methods, and leads the collection of environmental attitudes and knowledge surveys in the state. She enjoys being a Mom of two nature lovers and exploring with her family the many treasured places of South Carolina.