VIA Contributors

Behind every VIA article there's an intrepid reporter risking sunburn on an exotic Tahitian cruise, indigestion on San Francisco's best food tours, and over-exfoliation in the West Coast's most relaxing spas. These are the men and women who lived to tell the tale.

Leslie Endicott


A former high school English teacher, mail carrier, and seamstress, Leslie Endicott has been in publishing more than 10 years. She began at Stanford magazine and moved to VIA in 1999, where she is currently a senior editor and the online editor for