Currently available for in-person as well as virtual talks. I do school author visits too! Feel free to reach out. Reviews:

"She is a live wire"
"The best talk we've had in recent memory"
"Wonderful, fun, and fascinating"
"A most eloquent and cogent lecture"

Upcoming Events

June 19: St. Francis Yacht Club (12:30pm Pacific time, in person and livestreamed)

June 20: Inked! NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences

August 26: Smithsonian Associates (online)


Think, NPR Octopuses: The aliens of the ocean

Quirks and Quarks, CBC Radio Ugly babies: A new book looks at cute-challenged but fascinating baby animals

Nine To Noon, Radio New Zealand Danna Staaf: champion of the cephalopods

Constant Wonder, BYU radio Water Monarchs and Monsters

1a, NPR Bearing Arms: The Amazing World of the Octopus (With Sy Montgomery and Kelley Voss)

Skaana On Alien Octopuses, Squid Squads and Why Baby Animals Rule

What Were You Thinking? Season 2, Episode 8

Converging Dialogues #93

Ocean Wants Cephalopods On Land

Probably Science Episode 270

Virtual Book Club Meeting (credit: Science Friday)

Recorded Talks