Science writer… solutions journalist…pragmatic idealist

Biographical Statement

I am a freelance science writer with a master’s degree in science writing from Johns Hopkins University. My emphasis is on solutions-focused stories about climate resilience and the environment. My stories have appeared in Undark, Vox, Knowable, and The Scientist, among others. I have published two textbooks, one on genomics and one on environmental sustainability.

Crop Duster


Science-Based Solutions




Memberships and Affiliations

  • National Association of Science Writers
  • Solutions Journalism Network
  • Society of Environmental Journalists
  • Authors’ Guild
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science