Kate Tobin is an independent multimedia writer and producer specializing in science journalism. In addition to her role as Executive Producer of the NSF "Science Nation" series, she also produces and edits science stories for the PBS NewsHour Science Unit and has field produced for PBS NOVA. Kate was a senior producer with CNN's Science & Technology Unit for 18 years, and has extensive experience covering science, technology, space and the environment. A graduate of Agnes Scott College with degrees in both English and Biology, Kate seeks to bring her passion for storytelling to the critically important realm of the sciences. She is based in Atlanta.