Rene has edited dozens of accomplished writers. They contribute to such publications as The New York Times, Wired, National Geographic, The New Yorker, Smithsonian, Reader’s Digest, Garden & Gun, Travel + Leisure, Popular Science, and more. All of them are masters at storytelling and covering complex subjects. Many have specialties in travel, science, food, history, and environmental issues. Several also work in academia, teaching the next generation of writers and big thinkers.