Christopher is the Photo Editor of The Ohio Cardinal Magazine, Communications Chair, and a Regional Director for the Ohio Ornithology Society He also works as a tour guide and marketing specialist for Birding Ecotours. He will be leading tours at The Biggest Week in American Birding in May.
Jacob, a recent graduate of Kent State University with a degree in Zoology, founded Rogue Birders with Chris back in 2014. Having completed more than one successful Ohio Big Year and a mini-Lower 48 Big Year, Jacob has turned his focus to birding more locally. Jacob is also a Regional Director for the Ohio Ornithological Society.
Dr. Jeff Peters is a biological sciences Associate Professor at Wright State University in Dayton, OH. His typical bio includes things like, "DNA polymorphisms ", "molecular evolution", and "interspecific hybridization". Let's just say that he's a REALLY smart guy and a fan favorite on the Rogue Birders Facebook page - and he likes beer!
Jeff is also Recording Secretary for the Ohio Ornithological Society Board of Directors.
Tim Jasinski is a Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist at Lake Erie Nature & Science Center in Cleveland, OH.
Jasinski's interest in Lake Erie Nature & Science Center began in 2006, when he found an injured Hairy Woodpecker that had struck a window. He brought the injured bird to the center for treatment and then began volunteering for the non-profit organization. In 2013, he reached his goal of becoming the center's wildlife rehabilitation specialist.
Jasinski was recently recognized by the Ohio Wildlife Rehabilitators Association at their annual conference for his work in the field of wildlife rehabilitation.
Tim leads bird walks for the Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society and The Biggest Week in American Birding. He has received professional training through OWRA, National Wildlife Rehabilitation Association and the International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council.
Heading up our Birds & Brews feature is Adam Wilson. Adam is a co-leader of the Greenfield Birders and is a board member of Nameless Creek Youth Camp.
Adam helps lead the Greenfield Birders walks, every second and fourth Saturday of the month, April-October at local Greenfield, Indiana parks. An aspiring nature photographer, Adam regularly posts birds and beer via Instagram @NikonBirdHunter