Meet Andy Ulven

Andy Ulven | Monitoring and Education Specialist

Adventurous, Thoughtful, Loyal

Andy joined the International Water Institute in 2014 as a Monitoring and Education Specialist. He works on a number of projects, including: the Watershed Pollutant Load Monitoring Network, River Watch, River Explorers, and leads the River of Dreams program. He contributes to writing newsletters, maintaining the website, and updating our social media accounts.

Prior to joining the IWI, Andy received his BA in Geography from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and is nearing completion of his MS in Land Resources and Environmental Sciences from Montana State University. He spent time as a GIS Technician in 2012 with the International Water Institute, University of Minnesota Extension, and White Earth Tribal and Community College. In 2013 he completed a year of service with the Conservation Corps of Minnesota and Iowa as an Individual Placement with Project Get Outdoors in St. Paul, MN.

Andy is a proud former River Watch student from Hawley, MN, currently residing in Detroit Lakes, MN. In his spare time, Andy is likely to be found in his kayak, ice fishing, or rooting for the Vikings.

Contact Andy:  (701) 429-4518 |andy@iwinst.org