Elise Brosnan is a Northern Virginia native and ASNV member since 2018. One of her favorite experiences birding was seeing a Ruffed Grouse lead her chicks through the forest in Shenandoah National Park. In her day job, Elise is a systems engineer. She lives in Annandale with a five-year-old dog and an eighteen-year-old indoor cat. As the Communications Director, Elise looks forward to developing her writing and editing skills.