Leslie Hsu Oh is a writer and photographer, whose work has been named among the distinguished stories of the year by Best American Essays. She is a Champion of Change for the White House in AAPI Storytelling and Art, a Schweitzer Fellow, and the Outdoor Editor for Panorama: The Journal of Intelligent Travel. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Alpinist, Backpacker Magazine, Conde Nast Traveler, Smithsonian Magazine, Sierra Magazine, Travel+Leisure, Washington Post, among others. Leslie has a Masters degree from Harvard, a MFA from the University of Alaska, and has taught creative writing for over a decade. Read more of her work at www.lesliehsuoh.com and follow her at @lesliehsuoh.