Stacy Tornio

Stacy Tornio is an author and journalist with nearly 20 books to her name and more than 15 years working in media, digital content, and marketing.

Her books focus on nature, gardening, and getting kids outside. She even wrote a book with her teenage son, Jack, which won a National Outdoor Book Award. She is represented by Uwe Stender of TriadaUS Literary Agency.

For her day job, Stacy considers herself a digital storyteller who believes in the power of really great content. She's developed plans from the ground up, utilizing social media, SEO research, and content marketing to move the needle and make a difference for great brands and organizations. In addition, Stacy has produced more than 100 social media videos, many of which have gone viral. 

What Stacy Does


Stacy has authored nearly 20 books, including two that were winners of a National Outdoor Book Award. Her publishers include Globe Pequot Press/Falcon Guides, Adams Media, Skyhorse Publishing, Roost, and the National Wildlife Federation.

Freelance Writer

Stacy has written for both regional and national publications. She especially loves writing about parenting, gardening, sustainability, and education.

Content Marketer

Stacy has worked on national marketing campaigns for brands like The Nature Conservancy, Elmer's, PepsiCo Recycling, and Lysol. She truly believes in the power of good content like videos, articles, printables, and social media campaigns to get out important messages.


Stacy has produced more than 100 social media videos, which has included finding great stories and ideation, writing the script, securing freelance contractors, and promoting the final video on social media.

Who She's Worked With