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Chris Hong

Chris Hong

Planning Intern

Minneapolis, MN

Education

  • Master of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Minnesota (in progress)
  • Bachelor of Science, Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management Policy, Planning, Law and Society Track, University of Minnesota

Discipline

Chris Hong is a Master’s student in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Minnesota, where she also received her BS in Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management. She is originally from Anchorage and Los Angeles but has lived in beautiful Minneapolis for 14 years.

She is a year-round bike commuter and a fierce advocate for walking and cycling infrastructure. In her free time, Chris enjoys eating dessert, going on long, aimless walks and doing house chores while listening to podcasts.

 

Q & A

What’s your favorite type of community engagement activity?
Bringning people together through food.

If you could work on a project anywhere in the world where would it be?
My hometown – Koreatown in Los Angeles

If you had a superpower to make a bigger impact on communities/ cities/ or environments what superpower would you have?
The ability to get funding for any project I choose.