Sheila Grant has been a professional writer/photographer for over two decades. Her main writing focuses are travel, profiles of interesting people, and highlighting downtown revitalization efforts. That said, Grant has written everything from crime coverage to the wonders of the photovoltaic battery, as well as speeches, press releases, marketing materials, downtown action plans, and local/state/federal grants. Her work has appeared in The Boston Globe, as well as several Maine-based magazines and newspapers. Grant has also been the writer/editor of two international newsletters covering downtown revitalization, and is the author of one book, 50 Great New England Family Fishing Vacations, and the editor/co-author of Design Downtown for Women (Men Will Follow), released in August, 2018.