Kristin Romey

Editor, Archaeologist

Kristin Romey is an editor and writer covering archaeology and paleontology for National Geographic magazine and National Geographic online. She is the former executive editor of Archaeology magazine and a Fellow of the Explorers Club. Romey holds an A.B. in Greek from Vassar College and an M.A. from Texas A&M’s nautical archaeology program. Before joining the National Geographic editorial staff, Romey served as the field operations director for the Society’s multiyear archaeological expedition at Lake Issyk Kul in Kyrgyzstan. She was one of the first westerners to survey and excavate in the former Soviet regions of the Black Sea.

Kristin will join The Future of Everything: Exploring Global Innovation by Private Jet in Samarqand. She will join the Silk Road: Discovering the Five 'Stans of Central Asia and Georgia and Armenia: Crossroads of Continents expeditions in their entirety.