Amy Whitley is an award-winning travel writer, copy editor and aspiring novelist. Amy holds a B.A. in Creative Writing from Whitworth University, and has years of experience in both writing and editing. Amy is founding editor of Pit Stops for Kids, as well as content editor of family travel mega-site Trekaroo. As a freelance travel writer, Amy writes on the staff of three online travel publications with healthy and targeted readerships: Go Green,Travel Green, OutdoorsNW, and Practical Travel Gear.