Our Team

Kroner (Amelia)

Kroner (Amelia)

Chief of Global Operations; Editor-in-chief

Class of 2020; Kroner (preferring her last name) spends her time cooking, eating, or thinking about food while also contemplating how to create sustainable systems – from effective organizational structures for The Quest to environmentally sustainable cities of the future.

Eric Lin

Eric Lin

Chief of Finance, Digital, and Business Operations

Class of 2020; really loves food. Not so talented content producer but here to keep things running for more than one semester. Optimization and staying out of debt is what I do.

Emma Stiefel

Emma Stiefel

Class of 2021 Managing Editor

Class of 2021; passionate about using storytelling to connect people and start conversations; currently looking for better ways to do both by combining art and technology; awkward but hopes to talk to strangers for a living.

Erin Paglione

Erin Paglione

2021 Managing Editor

Class of 2021; aggressively from NYC but fell in love with the mountains after 4 months in Colorado. She enjoys reading and talking about bacteria, literature, and the environment.

Ben Chen

Ben Chen

Vlogging Team Lead

Class of 2020; Ben was born in China but now lives in Canada. Studying business and economics, Ben dreams of one day hosting a talk show but will realistically become a marketing consultant instead.

Sohit Miglani

Sohit Miglani

Writer

Class of 2020; Sketching a dynamic life since November 10, 1997 with a cup of Tea and passion never before seen. Entrepreneur and Foodie.

Gabriella Grahek

Gabriella Grahek

Founder

Class of 2019; optimistic realist, Mogi (meditator and yogi), and lifelong believer in the feasibility of creating a more equal world for all.

Louis Brickman

Louis Brickman

Founder

Class of 2019; born in Berlin and grew up in NYC. He's a dreamer; tree-hugger; student of politics, ethics, and development; and a strong believer in independent, vigorous journalism.

Sadie-Rae Werner

Sadie-Rae Werner

Founder

Class of 2019; Sadie is from Canada. She is studying socioeconomic development and history at Minerva and plans to go to law school and work in journalism and journalists' rights.

Jatin Kansal

Jatin Kansal

Editor and Manager-in-training

Class of 2022; Jatin is a curious person who tries to understand how everything works. He also loves to hear people's stories. He is currently exploring the blend between Physics and Philosophy.

Klara Eriksson

Klara Eriksson

Podcast Content Producer

Class of 2020; originally Stockholmer now unsure, Klara is a history and multimedia lover, obsessive categorizer and second-hand junkie.

Kristin Hudson

Kristin Hudson

Writer and Video Content Producer

Class of 2020; proud Nevadan and motor sports enthusiast; loves modern scrapbooking (aka videoblogging) and sweet foods; spreadsheet connoisseur.