Cinnamon hails from the prairie lands of North Dakota, has been told that she thinks too much, and loves using oxford commas. She's a writer and editor whose work has been featured in FastCo.Exist, GOOD.is, Design and Culture, Developing Citizen Designers, and more and has been cited in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Cinnamon holds a MA in Social Design, specializing in intervention design, from the Maryland Institute College of Art and a BA in Cultural Anthropology and Fine Art from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She can't stop traveling and splits her time between Brooklyn, Minneapolis, and abroad with her dog, Gus, by her side. You can usually find her endeavoring to improve both her surfing and her Spanish, with mixed results.