Faces of AOS: Rebecca Heisman Bio

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• Website/Blog/Etc:

• My position with AOS:
Communications Assistant for The Auk & The Condor (freelance)

• My current full-time title and institution:
Freelance Science Writer

• My current career stage:
Early Professional

• #badlyexplainyourjob:
I pester Auk & Condor authors to tell me about their research. Then I tell other people about it.

• My favorite bird and why:
Meadowlarks. You can’t look at a meadowlark without feeling happy.

• Birds are important to me because:
Almost everyone has wild birds in their neighborhood. It’s an easy entry point to get people caring about conservation.

• Fun random fact about myself:
I play the trombone.