Speaker Interviews

The Program Speaker Interview series brings together two of our favorite activities: our Ohio Young Birders, sponsored by Columbus Audubon, interview speakers from the Columbus Audubon monthly program series. Enjoy these video interviews!

September 30, 2019
Kenn Kaufman addresses the crowd at the 2012 Annual Meeting

A Season on the Wind: Kenn Kaufman

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Elizabeth Kanzeg interviews Kenn Kaufman, author of the new book A Season on the Wind: Inside the World of Spring Migration and internationally known birding expert.
February 28, 2019
Tom Sheley

Chasing the (F)light: Tom Sheley

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Adriana Losey interviews Tom, Sheley, owner of Wild Birds Unlimited - Columbus, long time member of Columbus Audubon, and photographer extraordinaire.
January 31, 2019

A Century of Bird Conservation: Michael Kreger

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Katelyn Shelton interviews Michael Kreger, vice president for Conservation at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
May 10, 2018

Climate Change: Terry Root

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Anna Rose interviews Terry Root, professor emeritus at Stanford University.
March 30, 2018
OYBC Program Speaker Interview: Eddie Boyd

Hiking the “Triple Crown”: Eddie Boyd

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Elizabeth Kanzeg interviews Eddie Boyd, who recently completed hiking's "Triple Crown" of the Appalachian Trail, the Continental Divide Trail, and the Pacific Rim Trail.
February 28, 2018
OYBC Interview with Randy Rogers

Birding in Cuba: Randy Rogers

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Charity Thomas interviews Randy Rogers who recently led an Ohio Ornitholgical Society trip to Cuba.