The UI team is growing! Meet Emily, the newest member of Team Urban Initiatives. Emily is the new Development Coordinator and is looking forward to contributing to the growth and impact of Urban Initiatives. Welcome Emily to the team!
Basic info: Name, birthday, where you last went to school?
Emily, October 31 (Halloween!), I just graduated from Northwestern
Who is your favorite Spice Girl/Backstreet Boy/Power Ranger?
Who is someone that has really inspired you in your lifetime?
If we gave you $20 to go spend on anything right now, what would you buy?
What’s your favorite type of cheese and why?
Mt Tam from Cowgirl Creamery
What achievement are you most proud of?
Working to raise $1.25 million with NU Dance Marathon this year
What is your spirit animal?
If you were to throw a dinner party, who are 3 people you’d want to invite?
John Mulaney, his wife Annamarie Tendler, and my friend Haley with whom I share an overwhelming love for John Mulaney
What is the last book you read?
All the Ugly and Wonderful Things
What’s the best place to get food in Chicago?
What’s your favorite type of healthy and non-healthy snack?
Healthy: baby carrots
Non-healthy: Sour gummy worms
How would your best friend describe you?
Independent, gritty, sarcastic
What’s your favorite sports-related memory?
Watching the Northwestern Wildcats play in the tournament this year while in Los Vegas with my grandparents
What would you sing at Karaoke night?
Something from the Hamilton soundtrack
What are you most excited about for in 2017?
Moving into a new apartment (and starting work at UI of course!)