Salt & Wind Contributors

Our diverse team of food, fashion, travel and lifestyle contributors.
Aida Mollenkamp

Aida Mollenkamp

Aida is a food and travel expert, on-camera host, author, and the founder of Salt & Wind and Salt &...

Team Salt & Wind

Team Salt & Wind

Salt & Wind is a food and travel website created by food and travel expert, Aida Mollenkamp, in December 2014. Th...

Hayley Feldman

Hayley Feldman

Hayley was born in Charleston, South Carolina and resides in Venice, California with her husband,...

Shelley  Ludman

Shelley Ludman

Shelley is the voice and photographer behind the food and travel blog, Sevengrams. When not at her day job as an Arch...

Ashley Maurer

Ashley Maurer

Ashley Maurer is a content creator and strategist who's hungry for anything and everything. She currently helps peopl...

Veronica Meewes

Veronica Meewes

Veronica Meewes is a freelance writer and photographer, the Austin editor for Zagat and author of The Fish Sauce Cook...

Jackie Bryant

Jackie Bryant

Jackie is a food and travel writer who can often be found in some phase of entering or exiting Mexico. Afte...

Heather Platt

Heather Platt

Heather Platt is a Los Angeles based food writer and photographer. Her work can be seen in The Infatuation, We L...

Corinne Keating

Corinne Keating

Cori Keating is a health and wellness writer and enthusiast. When she isn't writing for  her blog, Why So W...

Natalie Compagno

Natalie Compagno

Natalie Compagno owns Traveler's Bookcase, a travel bookstore in Los Angeles. She has traveled to over 85 countries a...

Julia Cartwright

Julia Cartwright

Julia Cartwright is a Junior studying at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration where she is conce...

Jaclyn  Norton

Jaclyn Norton

Jaclyn Norton is a writer and founder of WildRogue, a platform for the global woman. Through travel and wellnes...

Alexandra Sehmer

Alexandra Sehmer

Alexandra Sehmer is a freelance writer and professional globetrotter based in Paris, France. When she's not work...

Lisa Samuel

Lisa Samuel

Lisa is the blogger behind Simmstown, where she shares her life with her husband, Elie, as they host gatherings for f...

Laurie Buckle

Laurie Buckle

Laurie Buckle is founder and Editorial Director at CookIt Media. She got her start at Bon Appetit as Editoral Assista...

Jen Chiu

Jen Chiu

Jen runs Roll with Jen, a food and travel blog. When not globetrotting, Jen can often be spotted cycling around the s...

Lindsey Galey

Lindsey Galey

Lindsey Galey is CookIt Media’s Orange County-based founder and COO. She spent time in both editorial and digit...