Marissa Krupa is a 30-something Chicagoland native, returning home after 14 years roaming the world. A graduate of Colorado College in photography, she's going back to her roots with travel journalism. She likes rock climbing, riding motorcycles, telemark skiing, and appreciates the fun irony of being a tourist in her own hometown. Marissa is the founder of an online hope-based video endeavor called The SpokenCoast Project. This is what Marissa looks like while standing in a glass box overhanging the edge of the Willis (Sears) Tower.