Author Bio

Amanda Machado

Amanda Machado is a writer, editor, teacher and world traveler currently living in Oakland, California. She works with nationally renowned publications and nonprofits, sharing her experiences on the road, the trail and everywhere in between. Amanda is also a founding member and lead writer for Brown Environmentalist, a collaborative, long-form and multimedia collective working to amplify the experiences, contributions and leadership of Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) in the environment. REI member since 2017.

Stories by Amanda Machado...

Sign up for REI Co-op emails

Stay updated on the latest news, deals, & more.
Please use name@example.com format Example: name@example.com
Success!

Check your inbox for more perks. We’ll send you a few emails every week.

You can unsubscribe from REI Co-op emails at any time.

Error

Hmm. Something’s not working on our end.