Kat is the Director of Content Strategy and Founder of a digital creative agency based in South Lake Tahoe and is the author of the forthcoming book, The Joys of Jet Lag: A Traveler’s Guidebook for Joyful Living. She actively maintains a travel-focused personal development blog and monthly newsletter, is a regular contributor for the Optimal Living Daily and Optimal Relationships Daily podcasts, and her unique work-to-travel lifestyle was featured in Maynard Webb and Carlye Adler’s NYT best-seller, Rebooting Work. You can check out her latest adventures on Instagram (@katmedinawriter).
Kat graduated Cum Laude with honors from California State University, Monterey Bay with a degree in international business in 2009.
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