Erin received her B.S. in Scientific and Technical Communication from Michigan Technological University in 2004. Michigan Tech's unique technological atmosphere allowed regular access to high-level engineers, faculty and researchers. As a result, Erin graduated with a high fluency in the language of engineering, science, business and academia; she has the ability to communicate easily with subject matter experts.
Erin has written about travel for a number of Web and print publications, including USA TODAY, Travels.com and National Geographic online. She has completed blog posts, feature articles, travel tips articles, front-of-book magazine content, and alternative travel articles. An avid traveler, she often writes from the perspective of a solo female traveler visiting off-the-beaten-track destinations like Bulgaria, Nicaragua and Uruguay. She is experienced in travel planning, budget travel, solo travel, and cultural immersion travel.
Erin has written technical articles for a variety of audiences, from professional engineers to academics. She is able to come up to speed quickly on even the most complex technologies and write fluently for any audience. Erin has expertise in mechanical engineering, civil engineering, nanotechnology, manufacturing technology and biomedical research. Her work as appeared in publications ranging from research reports to technical training seminars.