Annie is an ecologist and evolutionary biologist. She is the education director for the Seward Park Audubon Center in southeast Seattle, where she administrates all education and science programming and teaches ecology and chemistry to high school and college students. Currently she is studying the evolution of race as well as conducting research on urban bats and coyotes. Past loves include ecological ramifications of non-Earth planetary colonization, fish and cephalopods, using modern forensic science to study ecological and conservation issues, and evolutionary psychology. She is an avid consumer of all things sci-fi and fantasy, is a Browncoat, and knows almost nothing about geology.