Justin Ehrenwerth

The Water Institute of the Gulf

Justin R. Ehrenwerth is President and CEO of The Water Institute of the Gulf.

Ehrenwerth served as the Executive Director of the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, which he established as the newest independent agency in the Federal government.

Ehrenwerth served as Assistant Counsel to the President where he took the lead on Deepwater Horizon litigation.  He also served as a member of the Oversight and Litigation group representing the White House in Congressional investigations and advising Federal agencies.

Ehrenwerth holds an MA in philosophy, politics and economics from the University of Oxford and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.