Kerry Grens, MS

Media Marketing Administrator

Education

2004, MS, Biological Sciences, Stanford University

  • Albion Walter Hewlett Stanford Graduate Fellow, 2002-2004
  • Neural Systems and Behavior Course, Marine Biological Laboratory, 2003

2001, BS, Biology, Loyola University Chicago

  • Presidential Scholarship, 1997-2001

Journalism training

2009, Science Literacy Project workshop, Berkeley, CA

2006, Medicine in the Media, Hanover, NH

2005, Health Coverage Fellowship, Boston, MA

2004, AAAS Mass Media Fellow, KUNC, Greeley, CO

Honors

2020, AZBEE Awards from ASPBE: Website of the Year (the-scientist.com)

2019, Invited panelist, Women in Science Society, San Diego State University

2018, AZBEE Awards from ASPBE:

  • Magazine of the Year (The Scientist)
  • National Gold for single issue
  • Regional Gold for infographics

2017, AZBEE Awards from ASPBE:

  • Regional Bronze for print department
  • Magazine of the Year Honorable Mention (The Scientist)

2010, Pennsylvania AP Broadcasters Awards

2010, Invited speaker, Association for Women in Science-Philadelphia

2009, 2010, Invited moderator, The Franklin Institute

2008, 2009, Society of Professional Journalists, Philadelphia chapter, multiple awards

2005, 2006, New Hampshire Broadcasters Association, multiple awards

Personal interests

Volunteering with the TBRS Community, a rare disease patient advocacy organization (Vice President, 2019 – present)

Anything that involves being in or on water