Alisa Barry

Alisa Barry moved from London to join the Canadian Museum of Nature as Vice President of Experience and Engagement in 2014. Ailsa has a background in anthropology and fine arts, which she completed at McGill and Concordia Universities in Montreal. Before moving back to Canada, Ailsa had an extensive career in science communications in the UK, including roles as Managing Editor Online for the BBC and Head of Content, Natural History Museum. Ailsa is passionate about inspiring people to be engage with science and the natural world and enjoys working across a range of media to encourage this.