Rebecca Tiernan is the Program Coordinator for the Science, Engineering, and Technology Program at the American Academy. In her role, she supports her team through coordinating content, meetings, and events for the various SE&T projects, including Challenges for International Scientific Partnerships and the Public Face of Science, as well as providing general team support.
Rebecca has a background in environmental and wildlife conservation science, and received her B.S. in Natural Resources Conservation from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2016. Prior to working at the American Academy, she worked as a program coordinator for STEM education and corporate programs and scientific research projects at Earthwatch Institute.