Megan Nieberding graduated with her undergraduate degree in Astronomy and Physics from the University of Arizona in 2015. She is a former Astronomy Club president, and former Chief Telescope Operator for the Steward Observatory Raymond E. White 21″ Telescope. She studied abroad for a semester in Viña del Mar, Chile, and made a blog of all her adventures. She currently works for the National Optical Astronomy Observatory at the 2.1-meter telescope on Kitt Peak in Arizona.
In addition to Astronomy, she enjoys nail art, salsa dancing, and penguins.