About Rebecca

Rebecca_Heisman_03Rebecca Heisman (née Deatsman) was a freelance science writer and communicator for several years before joining the American Ornithological Society as their full-time Communications Specialist in fall 2018.

Originally from Ohio, Rebecca has worked in wildlife biology and environmental education as well as science communication. Currently she’s working on filling her backyard in Walla Walla, Washington, with bird-friendly native plants. Find her on Twitter as @r_heisman.