Meet our columnists. Click on the title to read more.
Susan is a writer, photographer and managing partner of King Street Marketing Group, a project that supports businesses on the Charleston Peninsula.
Assistant Publisher and Editor at Large
Karl is a practicing surgical pathologist and a graduate of both the University of the South and the Medical University of South Carolina. He lives in Charleston, SC with his wife, Georgia, and three children.
Managing Editor Robert Salvo is a native of Johns Island. After leaving the College of Charleston, he spent many years as a researcher and assistant librarian at the Charleston Library Society. He now pens multiple pieces in addition to his "Treasures from the Vaults" article, and handles production and layout.
Richard is a retired US ambassador. He was the director of the Voice of America during the final years of the Cold War. He is host on both the Danger Zone radio and Danger Zone TV shoes, broadcast on Sirius/XM, channel 122, Mondays at 7pm EST in the US, Canada, British Sky radio abroad in Europe, Asia and Africa, and RLTV on Verizon's FIOS, Time-Warner and Comcast cable systems. Sunday's show is at 8pm.
Hans and Becky Offringa married and formed The Whisky Couple moniker for their writings and tours in 2005. Hans is a well-known Dutch author, media expert and internationally acknowledged whisky connoisseur. He has written 25 books on whiskey. Becky Lovett Offringa hales from Charleston and together they evaluate, write and speak on fine distilled spirits and whiskey wherever it is made.