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Don Jodrey

Visiting Professor of Practice


Don Jodrey (BA '84), senior policy adviser to the Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, teaches a course on sustainability and the development and conservation of natural resources. He developed his interest and expertise in ecosystem restoration and environmental protection through advising leadership in the intergovernmental restoration of the Everglades and on the RESTORE Council established by Congress to address the effects of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the Gulf of Mexico regional ecosystem. He holds a Master in Public Administration from American University and a JD from American University’s Washington College of Law. A 31-year-career federal civil servant, he also has extensive experience working for federal agencies, including the Air Force and the International Trade Administration. He started his legal career in litigation and administrative law as an agency counsel in the Interior’s Solicitor’s Office.