Sallie Bodie is Managing Director of BirdNote. Since 2007, she has helped the organization grow into what is now a national production company with over a million daily radio listeners. Prior to BirdNote, she worked in public broadcasting and for other nonprofits including National Public Radio, the Smithsonian, and the Corcoran Gallery of Art. She enjoys hiking, biking, and taking on ambitious house projects. Her travel list has many unfulfilled destinations including Big Bend National Park. Last October, she co-hosted BirdNote listeners on a trip to Cuba where 83 species were spotted. She became fascinated with the many Turkey Vultures and looks forward to seeing more in Big Bend. Sallie has a BFA in Fine Arts and a Masters in Human Relations.