LOUISE STEPHENS is currently serving as the manager of special projects for the Tennessee Aquarium. She has a long-standing interest in sustainable seafood and conservation. She has been a strategic planning consultant and earlier worked with the Tennessee Aquarium on its freshwater conservation strategy. She conducted sustainability research for Walt Disney World, and before that was with Manta Consulting Inc and IMPACTS Research and Development. Stephens received a BA in history from Whitman College.