Sarah Pistone (CPESC #9225) is a passionate map designer and GIS enthusiast. She resides in northern California and her primary market is designing hillside vineyards in Napa, Lake, and Sonoma Counties. She leverages her CPESC certification to not only reduce soil loss and peak flows, but also to build soil health. Sarah operates as an independent consultant with HDVine LLC [hyperlink: www.hdvine.com] to provide project design, permitting, and oversight to the agricultural industry.
In prior capacities, Sarah worked as reservoir engineer and steamfield engineer at the Geysers Geothermal Power Complex. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Geosciences from Smith College and a Master of Science degree in Energy Resources Engineering from Stanford University.