Eliza Schmidkunz is cofounder and partner in Gibbons Media and Research LLC, publishers of Inside GNSS. From 2006 through 2016, she was a staff writer and editor at the magazine and the author of "GNSS Hotspots," a regular column.
Previously, she worked as communications director for the University of Oregon School of Law, the state's public law school.
Before that, she worked in a number of creative and marketing management positions in medicine and the natural sciences. These included the University of Oregon Museum of Natural and Cultural History and its archaeological research arm; a large west coast hospital consortium, its health plan and its women’s health education center; and a museum exhibit and retail design firm.
Eliza attended the University of California at Santa Cruz and Riverside. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication, where she specialized in advertising. She lives in Eugene, Oregon, USA.