Travel Journalist Terri Marshall Holder on Battling COVID-19 and the Importance of Staying Home

Aired on April 7, 2020

Travel journalist Terri Marshall Holder has successfully overcome a coronavirus infection. After returning from back-to-back trips—one international and one domestic—she believes she contracted the virus upon her return home to New York.

Terri joined World Footprints to share her experience of battling and defeating this invisible enemy. She has an important message for everyone about our response to COVID-19: Stay At Home! You’ll save lives.

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  • Tonya Fitzpatrick, Esq., is a co-founder of World Footprints, a social impact travel media company that she runs with her husband, Ian. She is an award-winning journalist, global public speaker, and three-time TEDx presenter who has written for several prominent publications including the Miami Herald, AAA World, The Lens and Island Soul. Recognized as Black Travel Journalists of the Year alongside Ian, Tonya serves on several travel industry boards, including SATW, The Explorers Club (DC chapter), NATJA, and JourneyWoman. She has also been appointed to the Maryland Tourism Development Board by Governor Wes Moore.