Sue McClurg is Deputy Executive Director for the Water Education Foundation. She is the author of the Foundation's book, Water & the Shaping of California. After many years of writing the bimonthly magazine, Western Water, she now writes special publications, oversees grant projects and programs, and serves as the editor of Western Water. In addition, Sue is editor/writer of the Layperson's Guide series.
Prior to joining the Foundation in 1991, Sue worked as a newspaper reporter covering education, government and water issues for newspapers throughout the state, including The Los Angeles Daily News, Vacaville Reporter and Tulare Advance-Register. She received her bachelor's in journalism from California State University, Fresno.