Allen Townsend is a Ph.D. Fellow in the Behavioral Science for Sustainable Systems program at the Convergent Behavioral Scientist Initiative at the University of Virginia. He is a UVA SEAS Dean’s Scholar and a GAANN fellow. His research focuses on water stewardship and developing management strategies “beyond infrastructure”. Prior to joining CBSI, he worked as an environmental engineering consultant, and in corporate social responsibility and environmental sustainability roles. He received his MPA and certificate in Social Entrepreneurship from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University.