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Michelle Spitzer, Orlando Local Expert

About Michelle

Michelle Spitzer

Michelle Spitzer grew up in South Florida taking many family vacations to the Orlando area. For the past 14 years, she's called central Florida home.

A journalist for more than two decades, Michelle has been a reporter and editor for The Associated Press and entertainment/theme parks editor for FLORIDA TODAY. These days she has a husband and three children in tow as they explore the hidden treasures in central Florida and make frequent trips to the theme parks.
She's excited to show there's more to Orlando than the mouse. Although she does love him and his friends.

Special Interests

Michelle knows a lot about:

  • Walt Disney World
  • Biographies
  • Food - especially dessert

10Best Lists by Michelle Spitzer

Orlando's Great Outdoors: Bike, Paddle & Stroll
10Best List

Orlando residents enjoy outdoor activities year-round; it’s just one of the reasons so many northerners come here to escape the frigid grip of winter. Hiking season never really goes away, it just gets hotter and...