Erin Jones has a dual MFA in creative writing and environment and natural resources from the University of Wyoming, and a BA in geography from the University of Texas at Austin. Her essays and fiction have been supported by Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, the Plummer Scholarship, and the Haub School Creative Activities Grant. Her work has appeared in Out There Podcast and Western Confluence Magazine. She has worked as a ranger, teacher, winter camping guide, and waitress. Currently, she works as a producer of the storytelling podcast HumaNature in Laramie, Wyoming. She grew up in Texas, Utah, and Georgia.