Katelyn Michaud is a freelance writer and travel blogger from Portland, Maine. Katelyn has written many articles about topics such as travel, health and fitness, personal finance, and science. Her work has been published on World Nomads, Fitness Goals, Go Backpacking, among others.
With a Bachelors degree in biochemistry and a Master's degree in Public Health, Katelyn spent over five years in academic research studying everything from the genetics of childhood ovarian cancer to tracking climate change through pine pollen to determining the prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS in Haiti.
Katelyn has completed an Ironman triathlon, loves hiking, and currently resides in Sydney, Australia. You can follow her travel adventures on her blog, Diaries of a Wandering Lobster.