A.K. Streeter

Writer

Expertise

Cycling, Green mobility, Sustainable product design, Low-impact living

Education

University of Hawaii, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Introduction

A.K. (April) Streeter is a freelance writer and author from Portland, Oregon. She writes about cycling and sustainable mobility, and is author of “Women on Wheels: Handbook and How-To for City Cyclists.”

Experience

Streeter is a passionate advocate for cycling and all things related to sustainable mobility. She wrote for Treehugger from 2007 till 2016. Her articles on Treehugger also explored sustainable product design, low-impact living, health, and food.

She is the author of "Women on Wheels: Handbook and How-to for City Cyclists" (A Serious Press, 2012), aimed at inspiring a greater number of women to ride bicycles in urban settings. She has also hosted Women on Wheels meet-ups for urban female riders in Portland. 

Prior to her publishing debut, Streeter worked as an editorial consultant for the Oregon Business Magazine, Nordic Cleantech Review, and Green Mobility, and worked with various corporate clients to write annual sustainability reports.

Education

Streeter attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa for a Bachelor's degree in Spanish and Iberian Studies. She later completed a Master's degree in International Policy Studies at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (now known as Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey).

Treehugger and Dotdash Meredith

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