Lisa Renner

Lisa Renner has been a journalist for 22 years and has worked for The California Health Report, The Modesto Bee, The San Mateo County Times and The Tri-Valley Herald. She is a freelance writer and the proud mother of two energetic small boys. She enjoys reading, camping and playing piano and violin.

Ingrid Ahlgren

Ingrid Ahlgren is a freelance writer and editor, currently based in New York City. 

Joanna Corman

Joanna Corman is a Sacramento-based freelance journalist, writer and editor.

Cindy Baker

Cindy Baker is a Sacramento-based freelance journalist. 

Nelson Harvey

Nelson Harvey is a freelance print and radio journalist currently based in Denver, Colorado. He is also the editor of edibleASPEN magazine. He has reported for a wide range of newspapers, magazines, websites and radio stations, and particularly likes writing about food, agriculture, and the environment. Nelson has worked as a farmer, waiter, juicer, tutor, delivery man, recycling collector, amateur mixologist, and lab intern.

Kristen Lowrey Larson

Kristen Larson is a former freelance writer current owner of Kristen Larson Content Marketing.

Kim Laughton

Kim Laughton is president of Schwab Charitable, based in San Francisco.