Wayne R. Peterson is a Community Leader for the Swarovski Birding Community in North America, prior to which he served as Field Ornithologist for the Massachusetts Audubon Society for 15 years. Throughout his career he has authored or contributed to numerous bird guides, lectured and conducted workshops across North America, and led birding tours worldwide. A past Vice President of the American Birding Association, Wayne currently chairs the Massachusetts Avian Records Committee and is a New England Regional Editor for North American Birds.
Roger Burrows has traveled North America extensively. While completing his B.Sc., he worked as a naturalist, interpretive planner and avifaunal consultant and has since worked as a bird identification workshop provider, avifaunal surveyor and naturalist on cruise ships. He has also been a writer/photographer for, and then owner of, a rural lifestyle magazine.