Shira Rascoe is the Director of Communications for the Scholars Strategy Network. She connects scholars to the media by editing and pitching OpEds and stories, identifying opportunities to share their research findings and analysis, and developing messages and communications strategies. Shira produces SSN’s podcast, No Jargon. She also supports SSN’s policy team in the issue areas of climate change, energy, and the environment. She is a graduate of Tufts University with a BA in Political Science and Environmental Studies.