The Editor’s Council provides editors with opportunities to expand their skill sets through in-depth and insightful professional development, as well as to connect with and learn from colleagues from major travel publications around North America



The SATW Editors Council includes members who oversee travel-related content: editors of newspapers, magazines, books and websites, freelance travel editors under contract, self-employed editors managing websites and other travel products, and entrepreneurs providing travel information to the public.

Council Officers

Chair, Lydia Schrandt
First Vice Chair, Roger Rapoport
Second Vice-chair, Melissa McGibbon
Treasurer, Jan Schroder
Immediate Past Chair, Miriam Weiner

Upcoming Events


2022 Editor’s Council meeting: April 7-10 in Cooperstown, NY

Council Information

To learn more about the Editors Council, please contact council chair Lydia Schrandt.