Features reporter Education: Smith College, BA psychology I'm the "Staycationer," author of a column reviewing tourist hotspots in the D.C. area. I also write about a great variety of other things including science, travel and fun things to do around town. Honors & Awards:
SFJ short feature, first prize, 2018, "Where Liberals and Conservatives Debate the Issues with Pile Drivers and Body Slams"
SFJ general feature honorable mention, 2017, “Here’s How to Find D.C.’s Accidental Museum of Paleontology”
SFJ short feature honorable mention, 2017, “This is What Happens When a Fiddle Player Gets Her Grubby Hands on a Stradivarius Violin”
Evert Young/Seth Payne Award honorable mention, 2010, "Writing Music for Monkeys"
Professional Affiliations: National Association of Science Writers