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Lucia Tran, Editor-in-Chief
Favorite Movie: “Funny Face.”
3 things you can’t live without: Family, my dogs, and “Buffy.”
On your bucket list this year: To finish reading 100 books this year… I’m almost there!
Special talent other than your occupation: I have a really good sense of smell, so if something’s on fire… I’d be a great person to be with.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte.

Jessica Castro, Photographer
Favorite Movie: “The Royal Tenebaums”
3 things you can’t live without: Cookies, my camera, music.
On your bucket list this year: Visit San Francisco and take the scenic route there.
Special talent other than your occupation: I’m a classically trained pianist.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Norwegian Wood by Murakami.

Kendra Dandy, Illustrator/Surface Pattern Designer
Favorite Movie: “Clueless” (I’m such a 90s kid).
3 Things you can’t live without: music, art supplies, pizza.
On your bucket list this year: Quit retail forever and finally be able to make a living doing design.
Special talent other than your occupation: My name is Kendra and I’m a lindy hopper. In case you aren’t familiar, I do this on a regular basis (except not nearly as awesome as them and no flipping!).
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Alice In Wonderland.

Asami Zenri, Photographer
Favorite Movie: “Strictly ballroom.”
3 things you can’t live without: My camera, iPhone, cats.
On your bucket list this year: Shoot more editorials.
Special talent other than your occupation: I’m a cat whisperer.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Murakami.

Megan Elliott, Writer & Stylist
Favorite Movie: “Factory Girl.”
3 things you can’t live without: My laptop, coffee, flowers.
On your bucket list this year: Travel outside of the US for the first time in my life!
Special talent other than your occupation: I can cook pretty well.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Probably some kind of manual for surviving the wild. I’m no good at that.

Alexa Miller, Photographer
Favorite Movie: “The Big Lebowski.”
3 Things you can’t live without: Sunshine, laughter, love.
On your bucket list this year: Find an eagle feather.
Special talent other than your occupation: Riding little waves.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: A Course in Miracles.

Cristina Martinez, Graphic Designer/Illustrator
Favorite Movie: “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.”
3 Things you can’t live without: My iPhone, coffee, and freshly cut flowers.
On your bucket list this year: Learn how to cook.
Special talent other than your occupation: I’m pretty good at identifying wild flowers.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.

Jen Funt, Writer
Favorite Movie: “Big Fish” and “Die Hard.”
3 things you can’t live without: Coffee, to-do lists, and pleated skirts .
On your bucket list this year: 2 new tattoos and skydiving.
Special talent other than your occupation: Shopping and I’m kind of funny sometimes.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Tiny Beautiful Things OR Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.

Julia Sirb, Calligrapher
Favorite Movie: “The Departed.”
3 things you can’t live without: travel, my love, and creative work opportunities.
On your bucket list this year: I just started learning film photography, so I would like to get better at that. Getting a proper website up and running is also on my to-do list for this year!
Special Talent other than your occupation: Floral design and styling.
1 book you’d take on a desert island: The Bible.

Megan Driscoll, Pastry Chef
Favorite Movie: “National Lampoons Christmas Vacation.”
3 things you can’t live without: Iced coffee, luster dust, my husband .
On your bucket list this year: Transition into wholesale, update my website.
Special talent other than your occupation: Writing.
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: A book on how to survive life on a deserted island.

Kelly Haddad, Writer and Florist (owner of Little Fox Flower Shop)
Favorite Movie: “Short Term 12.”
Can’t live without: Cute stationary, my Nespresso machine, and talking to my sister.
On my bucket list: Show my husband around Europe.
Special talent besides occupation: Working with children.
The one book: The Book of Laughter and Forgetting by Milan Kundera.

Mary Mackenzie Dunn, Writer
Favorite Movie: A Streetcar Named Desire
3 things you can’t live without: Golden retrievers, coffee, and my phone
On your bucket list this year: Build a stronger blog with a better reader base and getting a research fellowship!
Special talent other than your occupation: Acting
The 1 book you’d take with you on a deserted island: Junie B. Jones Series (might as well keep things light if I’m stranded)