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MaryLiz Bender

MaryLiz Bender

MaryLiz Bender

Digital Content Coordinator

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Maryliz is a Digital Content Coordinator at The Planetary Society, working to advance space and science exploration through digital outreach. She resides in Louisville, Kentucky where she is focused on public outreach work which aims to educate, inform, and excite the public regarding space, science, and critical thinking. She organizes The Louisville Science Meetup where she encourages members to engage in Citizen Science projects and volunteers as a board member of The Louisville Astronomical Society, a local group that engages the public through sidewalk astronomy and education.

She believes that understanding our place in space is the best way to shift our earthly perspectives for the better. She's excited to be doing her part to pave the way for the space exploration that will better foster that understanding.

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