Heather Goss came aboard Eos as the editor in chief in 2018. She has been a science and news editor since 2006, most recently for 7 years at Air & Space magazine at the Smithsonian Institution. She was a managing editor of local news and arts in the early years of DCist.com and wrote as a freelancer for publications such as Aviation Week and Washingtonian magazine while practicing as a lawyer. In 2006, Heather founded Exposed DC, a 501(c)(3) arts organization for Washington, D.C.–area photographers. She has a B.A. in nonfiction writing and a minor in astrophysics from Ohio Wesleyan University and a law degree from American University Washington College of Law.