Nikkidoorwaybody1     Alyssa Pinsker is a writer, performer and teacher living in New York City. She writes features and reviews for the Huffington Post, Time Out New York, New York Magazine,  xoJane, BUST Magazine, Frisky, New York Post, New York Daily News, New York Press, Chelsea Now, Forward, Chevrolet and more. She is currently a video food reviewer for Tastemade at Girl Gone Global.

Her memoir in progress, GIRL GONE GLOBAL, details her search for love and a spiritual home as an expat in five countries and a traveler in over thirty. In addition to teaching yoga and writing, she is a comic, storyteller and NBCC member book critic.

Alyssa has a Masters in Education in TESOL from LIU, Brooklyn and is currently completing her MFA in Creative Non-Fiction at Sarah Lawrence College. Alyssa is also represented by Bicoastal Models for acting, fit and commercial print.

Her writing has appeared in:
xo Jane New York Post Time Out NY
Chevrolet Huffington Post The Frisky
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