Jill Schildhouse Title: Writer Education: Northern Illinois University Expertise: Food, Travel Jill Schildhouse is an award-winning freelance writer based in Phoenix, Arizona. Over the last two decades, her work has appeared in such publications as TripSavvy.com, Travel + Leisure, Reader's Digest, Brides, Fodor's, AAA, Insider, and Vegetarian Times. The self-proclaimed foodie has visited more than 35 countries in search of amazing meals and adventures, which include taking culinary classes in Italy, cruising the fjords of Norway and Alaska, touring windmills in The Netherlands and snorkeling in Fiji. Experience Jill has visited 35+ countries and is the former editor-in-chief of AAA Arizona's travel magazine. She has worked in print and digital publishing since 2000 and holds a Bachelor's in corporate communications with a minor in journalism. Education BA in Corporate Communications with a Minor in Journalism from Northern Illinois University About Health Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.