Mary Melton is Alta’s editor at large. She is editorial director at Godfrey Dadich Partners and the former editor in chief of Los Angeles magazine.
A Year Like No Other
We asked 14 of our favorite photographers: If you had to pick one of your images to sum up 2020, what would it be?
A Mother’s Road
Alta Editor at Large Mary Melton searches for a deeper connection with her autistic son—and with a divided country—on a 15-day journey along Route 66.