Sara Aminzadeh

Vice President of Partnerships, US Water Alliance

Sara Aminzadeh is the vice president of partnerships at the US Water Alliance, a national nonprofit organization advancing policies and programs that build a sustainable water future for all. She oversees fundraising, strategic communications and partnerships, and supports the CEO to grow the One Water movement. Aminzadeh is an attorney and advocate with more than 15 years of experience working at the intersection of law, policy, communications, and grassroots organizing in service of environmental justice. Prior to joining the US Water Alliance, she led the Water Program at the Pisces Foundation, supporting equitable and sustainable water solutions in cities across the country. She also authored one of the first papers to explore the linkages between human rights and climate change, later writing the chapter, Rising to the Challenge: California Climate Change Adaptation in the 2014 Oxford University textbook, Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law.