GirlGI | Girl Gone International Issue 8 - Page 36

Boon Lott’s Elephant Sanctuary Thailand ‘I’m a Girl Gone International because I never stop exploring. From my day job as a biologist to traveling, I want to know and experience everything. I find travel to be inspiring, it puts me out of my element and routine which sparks creativity in me.’ Katie Lutz, American, 32, is a full-time biologist, who explores the world every chance she gets. At the age of 19, she left for her first trip to Mexico, and was instantly hooked on travel. She travels with a deep desire to learn about wildlife and other cultures, but not to exploit them. katy lutz Cincinnati, Ohio