Tonya Fitzpatrick is CEO for World Footprints Media and executive producer and co-host of the award-winning World Footprints radio show. World Footprints is a leading voice in socially responsible travel and lifestyle. Along with her husband Ian (also a recovering attorney) they use their multi-platform assets to raise awareness about a variety of important social issues like the environment, conservation, cultural preservation and human rights, through engaging interviews with celebrities and news makers including Dr. Maya Angelou, Bobby Kennedy, Jr., Ken Burns, Jack Hanna and Iron Chef Cat Cora.
World Footprints has been credentialed to cover major national and international events including the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympic Games, 2012 London Olympic Games, United Nations General Assembly, French Quarter Festival, Baltimore Grand Prix, and Calgary Stampede, among others. The radio show has been awarded "Best Travel Broadcast" from NATJA and World Footprints has been nominated for several other journalistic awards.