Social Media

Social media is about community and communication. Telling others about the benefits and best practices of social media is something I do, not to convert people per se, but to help spread awareness of this tool that is available for anyone to use and engage with.


Some of the accounts I currently oversee:

  • Web Communications Specialist, American Ornithological Society (@AmOrnith)
    • February 2017- Present
  • Social Media Coordinator, Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center (@SMBC)
    • November 2013 – Present
  • Social Media Maven, Migratory Connectivity Project (@MigConnectivity)
    • November 2013 – May 2014; May 2017 – Present

Accounts I have previously managed:

  • Social Media Advisor, Earth Optimism (@EarthOptimism)
    • December 2017 – May 2018
  • Co-Moderator, SciParty (@SciParty)
    • January 2017- December 2017
  • Social Media Specialist, Great Lakes Piping Plover Recovery Effort (@GLPIPL)
    • September 2014 – December 2016
  • Social Media Editor, North American Ornithological Conference 2016 (@NAOCBirds)
    • September 2014 – September 2016
  • Social Media Manager, UMN Conservation Sciences Graduate Program (@ConsBioUofM)
    • January 2016 – December 2016