Renee Brincks is a San Francisco-based writer and editor focused on travel + hospitality, health, and sustainability. She works with consumer and trade outlets, agencies, and community-centered brands, turning interviews and research into award-winning feature stories, engaging profiles, ghostwriting projects, and other impactful, SEO-friendly content. Renee grew up on a small Iowa farm and lived in Spain, Alaska, and Australia before landing on the California coast.

  • Bylines: National Geographic Traveler, Sierra, the San Francisco Chronicle, BBC Travel, United Hemispheres, Travel Weekly, Zagat, Via, Alaska Airlines Beyond, American Way, Endless Vacation, Rodale’s Organic Life, Where San Francisco, Smart Meetings, Carmel Magazine, the Des Moines Register, and other publications
  • Brand work: Buick, Humana, Google, Pebble Beach, the American Physiological Society, 1440 Multiversity, Monterey-Salinas Transit, Telc Language Tests, Silversea Cruises, and others, both directly and through agency partnerships

info Subjects


Food & Drink
Health & Medicine
Nature & Environment
Business & Finance

notepad Skills

  • Advertorials
  • Annual reports
  • Articles
  • Blog posts
  • Case studies
  • Content marketing
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Feature writing
  • Ghostwriting
  • News
  • SEO
  • Web copy
  • White papers
  • Profiles

notepad Book Credits

star Awards, Honors, Appointments

Selected Work

As author, unless indicated otherwise.

Driven by Discovery


Soundscapes on a String


Office, Meet Adventure


Pursuits: Monterey County, California


Pursuits: Santa Barbara, Calif.


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