The Advisory Board

Shane McCracken

Shane McCracken established I’m a Scientist, Get Me Out of Here! in the UK and Ireland and has helped foster the program in Kenya, Australia, Malaysia and the USA. He has a background in business and media and runs Gallomanor Communications.

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Kitty Gifford

Kitty Gifford is the curator of Ithaca’s Science Cabaret and the former Director of Communications at the Boyce Thompson Institute. Kitty has a background in communication and design, combined with extensive experience on boards, fiscal sponsorship and working with small and large non-profit organizations.

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Andrew Maynard

Andrew Maynard is an experienced and respected science communicator who is based at Arizona State University as Director of the Risk Innovation Lab in the School for the Future of Innovation in Society. Andrew writes the popular bog 2020science. Andrew is also a previous winner of I’m a Scientist.

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Jaime Hurlbut

Jaime Hurlbut is a science teacher at Vestal Middle School.