New Members

Kahja is also the creator and host of the As Told By Podcast, where she interviews Bay Area notables.
Nicole specializes in writing about her favorite city — San Francisco.
Debbie is a restaurant entrepreneur with a flair for writing about food and wine.
Laura is a Smithsonian travel correspondent and contributes regularly to Conde Nast Traveler and other outlets.
Sheree is the newest member of the BATW Editors Council.
Lalit writes a monthly column in ‘India Currents’ magazine.
Elisa is our newest provisional member and works in humanitarianism and international development.
Phaneuf edits the award-winning stories within Via Magazine.
Deborah oversees the editorial content for Diablo, Napa Sonoma, and the company’s many custom publications.
Pendrey is a writer who also crafts bilingual poetry.
Gary is a longtime columnist, writer and author of several books.
Linda is a seasoned PR professional living in San Luis Obispo.
Andrew has two hospitality-related companies, including the highly-regarded AF&C.
Jennifer is one of several members of the new Editors Council.
Zephyr United is based out of Montana and runs ‘unforgettable’ tours.
Lori is a passionate storyteller and brand builder.
David writes about food, the arts, entertainment, travel and hospitality for the San Francisco Bay Times. 
Faith is a recognized expert on marginalized travelers and her column on Black Travel appears weekly in the Miami Herald.