Sherman, Rebecca

Author Description

Rebecca Sherman worked for the Hydropower Reform Coalition as its Northwest Coordinator, based in Portland, Oregon from 2003 to 2007. The Coalition ( is a consortium of over 130 river conservation and recreation organizations working to improve rivers by changing hydropower dam operations. The Coalition focuses exclusively on non-federal hydropower projects regulated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). During Rebecca’s tenure, she spoke and published widely on the importance and restoration potential of reforming hydroelectric dams.

Authored Reports

Water Quality Standards & Hydropower Dams: Finding Concrete Solutions