Elissa Leibowitz Poma is a writer and artist in Washington, DC. She has been published in more than 150 newspapers, magazines and websites as a freelance writer specializing in conservation and travel journalism. Publications and websites include The Washington Post, Budget Travel magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Independent Traveler, Travel Channel.com and Cruise Critic. Elissa studied journalism at George Washington University and previously worked for The Washington Post, Dallas Morning News and St. Louis Post-Dispatch. She currently works as deputy director of communications and marketing at the global conservation nonprofit World Wildlife Fund. In addition to her writing career, Elissa is a watercolor painter and illustrator.
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