Michelle Tolson is currently traveling and living in Asia after residing in New York City for four years. She has an MSc in Social Psychology from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her program’s focus was community development, gender, sexual health and adult education. Her thesis evaluated a social marketing and health communications campaign on HIV prevention. While living in NYC, she helped publish “A Needs Assessment of Older GMHC Clients Living with HIV” as a research assistant for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America and an e-book, 2009 Broadcasting, Audio and Video Global Industry Trends Report for the National Association of Broadcasters as a research analyst for D.I.S. Consulting. Michelle has written several articles for The UB Post, an English newspaper in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia about gender violence, civil society initiatives and cultural topics. Her home town is San Francisco but her passion for exploration has taken her far away over the past several years.