Kayti Christian, a staff writer for The Good Trade, is a storyteller, creator, activist, and avid traveler hailing from Colorado, now living in London. With 30+ stamps in her passport, she is passionate about responsible tourism and is always looking for new ways to be a more conscious traveler. She is currently pursuing her MA in Creative Nonfiction Writing at City, University of London.
Sarah is a California girl through and through. She has a BA in World History from one of the top 10 greenest campuses in the world; The University of California, Merced and is a Content Curator for the visual travel app Trepic. She has a background in museum curating, loves reading women’s travel journals and is in search of the perfect IPA. She’s passionate about exploring this beautiful world that ethically-produced goods help to protect. Say hi on Instagram!
Katherine Oakes is a professional writer, editor and aspiring environmental advocate based on the East Coast. Her passion for sustainability and the outdoors comes only second to her love of really good tacos. She has written for various publications and brands including, Huckberry Journal, REI’s Adventure Projects, Pure Green Magazine and more. Offline, you can find her teaching yoga or blogging about her wholehearted attempts at sustainable living at The Basic Goods.
Bethany Schultz is the face and writer behind Dearly Bethany. A Senior UX designer by day, she also has a love for neutral fashion, simple living, art and reading. Through her social channels and upcoming blog, she delves into slow, minimal fashion and some of her favorite brands that embody it. Standing at 5’1, she is currently documenting her own petite journey to a personal style and sharing the tips and tricks she discovers along the way.
Bobbi is a contributor to The Good Trade and Editor-in-Chief of Living Life Green, a blog dedicated to sustainability, education, and helping people achieve a more environmentally-conscious life. She recently graduated with degrees in Communication, Journalism, and Technical Writing. She hopes to provide others with the knowledge to make conscious decisions every day.
Alice is a California-based writer thinking on the things shaping urban living, the modern woman’s experience, and living a conscious life of impact in light of a bigger world. A graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, she recently spent a year abroad in Peru working with a microfinance project. You can follow her latest creative endeavors and musings at Mine Felicity or on Instagram at @alice.zhng.
Alicia Taylor is a contributor to The Good Trade and one of the co-founders of Gather&See, an online ethical boutique that offers carefully curated collections from the very best in sustainable fashion talent from around the world. Not only do each of the brands they carry have a great story to tell, they also fit into at least one of the Gather&See's 6 founding principles: Fair trade, Organic, Recycled, Eco-friendly, Handmade and Small Scale Production.
Alle Weil is a certified holistic nutritionist, wellness consultant, educator, and founder of Flora ex Machina, dedicated to a ‘back to the earth approach’, educating and empowering readers by reviving traditional healing and culinary practices. Alle specializes in creating sustainable wellness programs and nutrition therapies, addressing hidden food allergies, women’s health imbalances, and mood-related disorders.