Nick Silverman, PhD, PE has experience working in all aspects of the hydrologic cycle and enjoys making connections between water resources at the river, watershed, and regional scales. His career began as an engineer, designing stream and wetland restoration projects around the Pacific Northwest. During that time, Nick brought designs from the analysis phase all the way through to construction and monitoring. In 2014, he earned a PhD in regional hydroclimatology from the University of Montana. His research focused on climate and water trends in mountainous landscapes. Nick has experience in predictive modeling, geospatial data science, risk and vulnerability assessments, and data management. He currently works with government agencies, nonprofits, and private companies to improve decision making around water, climate, and agricultural challenges. Nick has taught international courses on stream restoration at UNESCO-IHE in the Netherlands and was an instructor on engineering ethics at the University of Washington.