Who we are

Red Hen Writing is led by Lisa Scott, an experienced communications professional and former ABC News Online journalist. In addition, she worked in ecological research, and national park interpretation and planning prior to founding Red Hen Writing in 2012.

Lisa has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree awarded by the University of Queensland. She has a Graduate Diploma of Journalism and Mass Communication awarded by Griffith University, where she received a university award for academic achievement. She also has a Diploma of Publishing.

Lisa is an associate member of the Queensland Society of Editors and a member of the Australian Science Communicators, Interpretation Australia, Queensland Writers Centre and the Oral History Association of Australia.