Sheridan Alexander Follow Twitter Born in the southeast United States and became a full-time resident as an adultHeld a management position with a major publishing companyHas traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia Experience Sheridan Alexander is a former writer for TripSavvy. In her year and a half with the site, she contributed more than 130 articles about travel in the southeastern United States, including such topics as tourism, restaurant reviews, hotel information, travel tips, and special events.Sheridan was born in the Southeast and has always held a special place for the region, having enjoyed most summers of her childhood with her grandparents there. After living in New England, New York City, and overseas for many years, Sheridan returned to her roots and now divides her time, when not off exploring new places, between Northern Virginia and North Carolina.After serving as vice president of a major publishing company in New York City, she turned to freelance writing and editing for design firms, nonprofit associations, and travel-oriented sites. She has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia for both business and pleasure. About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.