is formed in stillness, a character in the world’s torrent.”
a torrent of digital and technical challenges. On
this page, you will find organizations that educate and commit to guiding professionals every
step of the way. Elisa supports these organizations and invites you to find one that parallels
your own interest. Click on the link to find out more.
Area Travel Writers
Bay Area Travel Writers, Inc., based in San Francisco, CA, is a
not-for-profit, professional association of writers and photographers with outstanding
achievements in travel journalism. BATW members travel and report locally and all over the
Public Relations Society
is a community of more than 21,000 public relations and communications professionals across
PRSA advocates for greater
understanding and adoption of public relations services, and
acts as one of the
leading voices on
the important business and professional issues of our time.
holds a PRSA accreditation, APR.
Francisco Writers Conference
Writers building careers need new
ways to conquer the challenges of publishing in the digital and print world. The San
Francisco Writers Conference provides the resources and connections to make this possible.
Elisa serves the Conference as a faculty and advisory board member.
lies dormant unless we invest in our own skills and potentials. Elisa maintains active
memberships in the following organizations and encourages you as a colleague or acquaintance to
fuel your creativity and invest in your future. Check them out!
National Book Association — WNBA
The purposes of WNBA are educational and charitable.
Women’s National Book Association brings people together from all writing arenas who are
interested in supporting the writing and reading community.
The Association came into being in 1917 and has
eight chapters: Boston, Dallas,
Angeles, Nashville, New
York, San Francisco,
and Washington, D.C.
Left Coast Writers® supports new and established writers in the
production and promotion of their work in a stimulating atmosphere of creativity and