Wilder joined the SOSystems team after graduating from Sewanee, the University of the South, in 2020. Specializing in water resource management, he researches alternative wastewater treatment and potable water access equality issues. Wilder draws from international water quality research in Tunisia, China, and the Netherlands, adding valuable insight in environmental analysis. Growing up in Western Massachusetts, Wilder worked as a raft guide on the Deerfield River for five years. Wilder is currently pursuing an MSc in water management and governance at IHE Delft Institute for Water Education in the Netherlands while continuing work with SOSystems.