Ronda Lee Chapman, Senior Associate, provides policy research and capacity-building support for national and regional coalitions; and develops water-equity and climate resilient strategies and goals. For approaching twenty years, Ronda has lead efforts on water infrastructure and equity, renewable energy, climate resilience, and waste management in municipal, higher education, and non-profit sectors. Throughout her career, she has dedicated her thought leadership towards advancing equity, diversity, justice, and inclusion principles in various professional and community-centered capacities. As a skilled facilitator, Ronda derives great joy convening leaders who are committed to the possibilities of equitable communities rooted in healing. An avid outdoor enthusiast, Ronda enjoys recreating outside whenever possible and if there is a pooch by her side, all the better.