Chris Heaney was a graduate student in UNC-CH’s Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering. Chris received his B.A. in Environmental Science and Anthropology from UNC-CH in 1999. Prior to joining the EFC, he worked with the USGS, the EPA Office of Water inCincinnati, OH, and the Town of Chapel Hill Engineering Department on microbial water quality and stormwater management projects. As a graduate student, Chris focused on environmental health issues affecting underserved populations in rural North Carolina. Chris’s EFC project work included analyzing methods states use to make State Revolving Loan Programs accessible to disadvantaged communities.