Alyssa Pinsker is a writer and performer living in New York City. She writes features and reviews for the Huffington Post, Time Out New York, New York Magazine, the Fix, xojane, BUST Magazine The Frisky, New York Post, New York Daily News, New York Press, Chelsea Now, Forward, Chevrolet.com and more.
In addition to being a yoga and writing teacher she is a comic, storyteller and NBCC book critic. Her forthcoming memoir, GIRL GONE GLOBAL is about her search for love and a spiritual home as an expat in five countries and traveler in thirty. She’s lived and loved in Tokyo, Paris, Israel, India, Switzerland and of course, New York.
She is also creating a network for solo women travelers to connect and get moving called GIRLS GONE GLOBAL. Alyssa is also represented by Bicoastal Models for acting, fit and commercial print. She has been on the Carrie Diaries, Crime to Remember and two Bollywood films including the Oscar winning, DAM 999. She is the former drummer for the all girl feminist punk group, the Manhandlers. In her spare time she sleeps.