Katie Herrell is the senior online producer for Active Interest Media's Outdoor Group (Backpacker.com, Climbing.com, Urbanclimbermag.com, and Nationalparktrips.com) out of Boulder, CO.
She has worked in digital magazine production for over ten years at Runnersworld.com, Prevention.com, Menshealth.com, and others. Katie has also published pieces in Bicycling, Sunset, 5280 (Denver's Mile-High magazine), Backpacker, and The Onion newspaper.
Katie knows her stuff and is skilled at customizing the message to her students' needs. If she doesn't know the answer to your question right away, she will find it. -- Jennifer Newens
"Katie really knew the topic, lived it, and was able to share insight into online production that you can't read in a book. Her style was open and she welcomed any and all questions from the class!" -- Tracy Wetzel
"Katie's informative, interactive course was tailored to the class's needs and helped me gain skills I need to thrive." -- Dawn Antoline
"Writers and editors don't have to be afraid of online production thanks to Katie's patient and imaginative instruction. She will take you step by step into a world that is neither technically daunting, nor boring, but full of creativity and intellectual excitement." -- Anne Roark
"Katie is terrific! She's an excellent communicator and is really interested in each student's goals, interests, and experience levels. Her approachable demeanor made learning the content a fun challenge. She's an expert and definitely one instructor you won't want to miss out on!" -- Vanessa Ziff
"If you feel intimidated to learn about online production, then Katie is the best resource you have. For any level, she explains the information so clearly." -- Rikki Reyna