Katy Nelson


  • Asheville, North Carolina, USA

Katy Nelson is a correspondent who lives in Asheville and covers Western North Carolina for Forbes Travel Guide. She is a freelance writer, researcher and proofreader and is at work on her MFA in creative nonfiction. An Asheville native, Nelson enjoys studying history and genealogy in the region, where her roots go back generations. Her work has appeared in WNC Magazine, Carolina Public Press, Verve Magazine, the Asheville Citizen-Times and several in-flight magazines.