Meet Your Guide

Linnea Guerin

Circles Led by This Guide

Getting to Know Your Guide

We asked our Guides some fun questions to help you get to know them a bit better.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Getting through graduate school and moving across the country to where I live now.

What is your favorite job?

Leading storytelling workshops!

What is your most treasured possession?

An ALF doll that was from my father.

What is your greatest fear?

I don't know that it's my greatest fear, but I don't like needles!

Which talent would you most like to have?

I would love to be able to sing.

Where would you like to live?

I love Brooklyn, where I currently live, but I have always wanted to try living in another country for a while. Maybe Germany.

What do you most value in your friends?

Honesty and a sense of humor.

Who is your favorite hero of fiction?

Portia from The Merchant of Venice.

Who are your heroes in real life?

Activists and other people who are out there making a difference.

What is your motto?

"Que sera sera."

What are you looking forward to?

Visiting the people I love who live far away.

What have you always wanted to try?


What do you do for fun? (or to relax)

I love going on long, meandering walks, especially on Shabbat.

What is your favorite dessert?

Anything marzipan.