Kalee Thompson


Kalee Thompson is a freelance writer focused on science, environmental, and outdoor stories. She  has worked as a senior editor at National Geographic Adventure and Popular Science magazines and has contributed to publications including Popular Mechanics, Women’s Health, Wired, Ski, and O, The Oprah Magazine.

She lives with her husband, Dan Koeppel, in Los Angeles, California.

From top: With a 60 helo crew in Washington State; fisheries observer training in Anchorage; snowshoeing with the Coast Guard “airdales” on St. Paul Island; at Kodiak’s tiny microbrewery.