Emma Meistrich

Hometown: Bayshore, New York
Hobby: climbing, running, knitting, baking pies, and playing piano.
Music: I love all music, but my favorite band is The Head and The Heart.
Vacation: My dream vacations are to hike the Na Pali coast on Kauai and to climb in the Karakoram, specifically on Masherbrum.
Quote: “If you had fun, you won!” – my mantra for life from my 4th grade gym teacher
Movie: The American President and all the Die Hard movies
Book: Oh man, too many to name, but some favorites are ‘Slab’ by Selah Saterstrom, ‘Nine Stories’ by JD Salinger, ‘the life-changing magic of tidying up’ by Marie Kondo, ‘1Q84’ by Haruki Murakami, and any novel by Michael Connelly.
Climbing since: I climbed a little when I was a kid, but more “seriously” starting in 2010.