Ellen Perlman is an award-winning journalist who writes, edits and consults for clients on technology policy, banking, behavioral health, travel and much more. She worked as a staff writer and technology columnist for Governing magazine for more than a decade and her many feature stories and technology columns can be found at governing.com via the search box.
Ellen also is a freelance travel writer and solo traveler who focuses on adventure travel and offbeat experiences. She is a frequent contributor to The Washington Post and dozens of her travel stories have been published in the St. Petersburg Times, the Miami Herald, the Dallas Morning News, the Boston Globe, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Denver Postand Washingtonian magazine, among others, often accompanied by her photos.
She has told readers what it's like to lounge in a two-story tall champagne-glass Jacuzzi, hear howler monkeys in the Ecuadorian Amazon, see the Northern Lights in Iceland and glide on inline skates through the Netherlands. She also was a contributor to "Journeys of a Lifetime," the National Geographic book on dream journeys.