Melissa Kravitz

Lives In

Brooklyn, New York


  • Columbia University


  • LGBTQ+ Culture
  • Travel
  • Food


Melissa is a freelance writer with 10 years of experience covering travel, food, lifestyle, and LGBTQ+ culture. She is currently an inaugural writing fellow for the Independent Media Institute's Earth | Food | Life project, and a contributing writer at Thrillist.

Her work has been featured in Food & Wine, Forbes, Glamour, Real Simple, Refinery29, Saveur, Teen Vogue, and USA Today.


Melissa has a bachelor's degree in creative writing from Columbia University.

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