Roy Arthur joined the TNWRRC in 2008 with a background in Watershed Management. A UT certified project manager, Roy is responsible for grant writing, grant administration, and grant project management. He also works with a variety of partnerships in the water resources field to help develop, deliver, and promote watershed-based restoration plans and projects in Knox County, Tennessee, and the surrounding region. Roy just completed managing a $1,000,000 restoration grant for the Beaver Creek Watershed in North Knox County funded by a grant from the Tennessee Department of Agriculture. Roy is currently managing two additional grants through the Tennessee Water Resources Research Center, including a grant from the Tennessee Healthy Watershed Initiative. Roy's other duties include working with faculty and graduate students in water-resources-related research.