2014 Guest Speaker – Erin Granat
Erin Granat grew up in Lake Tahoe and studied Journalism in Reno, a sunny place for shady people. This year, Erin has had a feature script optioned with Melissa Leo attached to star (Erin is also attached as an actor), and had the original comedy pilot she wrote, starred in and produced developed by Electus. Her first-person webseries she shot while inside the glass box at the Standard Hotel was an official selection of HollyShorts. She has been published by Rolling Stone, Matador Travel, and is a contributing editor to the culture site You, Me and Charlie. Erin studied acting in Wellington, New Zealand and improv with Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles. Erin’s blog is at www.eringranat.com.