About the Author

 K. Lee Lerner   Photo Credit: K. Lee Lerner. Maasai Mara, Kenya. June 2012. ©LernerMedia Global. All Rights Reserved.

          A journalist, author, and commissioning editor, K. Lee Lerner's portfolio covering science and global issues includes two RUSA Book and Media Awards, two Outstanding Academic Titles, and two global circumnavigations.

          In addition to a broad background in science and teaching, Lerner holds a Master's Degree with honors (ALM, Dean's List Academic Achievement Award), with a concentration in journalism from Harvard University, Lerner is a member of Harvard Alumni Association and a lifetime member of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest all-discipline academic honor society. Professional memberships include the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., and World Congress of Science and Factual Producers.