Sherri Gardner

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  • Sherri joined the TripSavvy team May 2018 and has been writing and publishing all sorts of travel content for the site.
  • She graduated cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis with a B.A. in English Literature with a Creative Writing concentration.
  • She previously worked at The Kitchn and has written for The Wall Street Journal and her university.


Sherri inherited a love of travel from her father has been traveling domestically since she was a child. She started traveling internationally when she turned 16 and took a trip to Paris and London. While in college Sherri continued to grow a passion for travel, taking trips as often as possible. She spent a semester abroad in London and wrote for her university about travel tips and dealing with culture shock.

A Chicago native, Sherri made the move to NYC to complete the Columbia Publishing course and has since contributed work to The Wall Street Journal and The Kitchn. She is working as the Assistant Editor for TripSavvy and is planning her next big trip.


Sherri graduated cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis in 2017 with a B.A. in English Literature with a Creative Writing Concentration. Immediately after graduation she attended the Columbia Publishing Course and received a certificate in Publishing.

About TripSavvy and Dotdash

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