BATW is pleased to announce the Associate membership of Elisa Sasa Southard, a familiar face to many long-timers. To keep up-to-date with Elisa, read on:

Elisa Sasa Southard

Elisa Sasa Southard

“As creator of Big City Travel Skills and a certified Student Tour Director, I turn young travelers into adventurers,” Elisa says. “My background as a travel writer includes publishing in the San Francisco Chronicle, Helmet Hair, Practice Aloha, Walnut Creek magazine, Ark and Tent magazine (dedicated to bringing people and animals together through travel), Writing across the Genres, and BATW’s own Travel Stories from Around the Globe.