Becca Anderson is a writer, gardener and teacher living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Originally from Ohio, Becca’s background in sustainability and landscaping inspired her to become a part of the seed-saving and seed-sharing community with chapters across the US and Canada. Becca Anderson credits her first grade teacher as a great inspiration and runs several popular classes and workshops including “How to Put Your Passion on Paper.” Anderson is currently at work on a book about the healing power of gardening.

The Blog of Awesome Women is a way to showcase the amazing females in her new book “The Book of Awesome Women,” which will be out July 20. “The Book of Awesome Women” features bios of 200 boundary breakers, freedom fighters, sheroes and female firsts. All of the women you see on this blog can also be found in her book (among many more)!