Emily Hummel | Senior Digital Strategist

Office: Los Angeles, CA

Hometown:

Los Angeles, CA

School:

Gettysburg College (BA) and American University (MA)

Proudest moment in my career:

Being interviewed by WIRED about my Arrested Development / Game of Thrones mashup blog

Job prior to The Mission Continues:

Freelance writer & web designer

Favorite winter activity:

Skiing! Despite being a native Angeleno, I’ve been rockin’ the slopes since I was 3!

Book on my nightstand:

“Alexander Hamilton” by Ron Chernow

Favorite movie:

Almost Famous

Hidden gem in LA:

Spice Station in Silver Lake—totally hidden, any kind of spices you could ever need! and the Library Store at the Central Library. It’s one of the best gift shops I’ve ever seen in my life—all reading, writing, and Los Angeles themed.

Exciting project currently in works:

Writing a blog series on the recent history of Los Angeles (which no one talks about!)

Song that describes me:

“America” by Simon & Garfunkel

Item on my bucket list:

Visit the Galapagos

Who would I dine with (dead or alive):

My mom