September 2, 2014
Eleanor Roy Editor-in-Chief Eleanor is a central Florida native and rising senior. She is majoring in Political Science and Communication Studies with a minor in Journalism, and plans to be a writer after graduation (if she can actually get a job). She is a Rho Gamma, loves baking and running, and swears by anything glittery. You can reach her at eroy@stetson.edu.

Eleanor Roy
Editor-in-Chief
Eleanor is a central Florida native and rising senior. She is majoring in Political Science and Communication Studies with a minor in Journalism, and plans to be a writer after graduation (if she can actually get a job). She is a Tri Delta, loves baking and running, and swears by anything glittery. You can reach her at eroy@stetson.edu.

Adam Frocione Business Manager Adam is entering his junior year. He is studying Finance and Economics with a minor in Computer Science. He is an Institutional FX Analysis intern with Boston Technologies and is strongly involved with Phi Sigma Kappa.

Adam Frocione
Business Manager
Adam is entering his junior year. He is studying Finance and Economics with a minor in Computer Science. He is an Institutional FX Analysis intern with Boston Technologies and is strongly involved with Phi Sigma Kappa.

Michael Johnpoll Web Editor Michael is a senior majoring in Digital Arts and has a certain passion for anime, video editing, writing and freaking people out when possible in a crisp, white lab coat. That aside, he spends his time creating new works of art and trying to help wherever he can on campus with student issues that arise. Currently he is looking at finishing his Senior year in style and at the possibility of graduate school in Rochester, New York. You can reach him at mjohnpol@stetson.edu.

Michael Johnpoll
Online Content Editor
Michael is a senior majoring in Digital Arts and has a certain passion for anime, video editing, writing and freaking people out when possible in a crisp, white lab coat. That aside, he spends his time creating new works of art and trying to help wherever he can on campus with student issues that arise. Currently he is looking at finishing his Senior year in style and at the possibility of graduate school in Rochester, New York. You can reach him at mjohnpol@stetson.edu.

Ian Campbell Layout Design Editor Ian is in his second year on staff with The Reporter as the Layout Design Editor. Last year he was the Layout Designer. He is a senior and a Digital Arts major focusing on graphic design. He also works as the Graphic Design Associate at Four Townes Embroidery in DeLand and is the president of Baptist Collegiate Fellowship (BCF) on campus. His interests include tennis, traveling and anything involving Jack White. You can reach him at ijcampbe@stetson.edu.

Ian Campbell
Layout Design Editor
Ian is in his second year on staff with The Reporter as the Layout Design Editor. Last year he was the Layout Designer. He is a senior and a Digital Arts major focusing on graphic design. He also works as the Graphic Design Associate at Four Townes Embroidery in DeLand and is the president of Baptist Collegiate Fellowship (BCF) on campus. His interests include tennis, traveling and anything involving Jack White. You can reach him at ijcampbe@stetson.edu.

Valerie Garcia Layout Designer Valerie is a second year student, working with The Reporter for the first time. She is majoring in Marketing with hopes of also acquiring a minor in MIS and Journalism. Over the past summer, she interned with Habitat for Humanity as a Marketing assistant, which provided her with a great experience and a better perspective. In her free time, Valerie enjoys spending time with her loved ones, basking in the sunlight and reading a good romantic novel. Feel free to expect a compliment from her if you pass by with anything that contains pink, glitter or polka dots. She can be reached at vmgarcia@stetson.edu.

Valerie Garcia
Layout Designer
Valerie is a second year student, working with The Reporter for the first time. She is majoring in Marketing with hopes of also acquiring a minor in MIS and Journalism. Over the past summer, she interned with Habitat for Humanity as a Marketing assistant, which provided her with a great experience and a better perspective. In her free time, Valerie enjoys spending time with her loved ones, basking in the sunlight and reading a good romantic novel. Feel free to expect a compliment from her if you pass by with anything that contains pink, glitter or polka dots. She can be reached at vmgarcia@stetson.edu.

Olivia Sorrells News Editor Olivia is a local from DeLand, FLA, is a Communication & Media Studies senior with a double minor in Journalism and Humanities. She has been actively involved on campus through several organizations, but recently became a member and President of Lambda Pi Eta, the Communication Honor Society, and the Reporter. You can reach her at osorrell@stetson.edu.

Olivia Sorrells
Managing Editor
Olivia is a local from DeLand, FLA, is a Communication & Media Studies senior with a double minor in Journalism and Humanities. She has been actively involved on campus through several organizations, but recently became a member and President of Lambda Pi Eta, the Communication Honor Society, and the Reporter. You can reach her at osorrell@stetson.edu.

Katie Dezes Arts and Entertainment Editor Katie is a junior majoring in English and minoring in Journalism. In addition to reading and writing, she enjoys photography, sleeping, viewing most aspects of nature, exchanging lame jokes and listening to or playing music. She will never skip out on an opportunity to attend a good live concert. Although the littlest things amuse her, she enjoys thinking about or discussing complex topics like string theory and time dilation. She has an odd fascination with meerkats, the 1950s (especially greasers), and Andrew Vanwyngarden. She's pretty cool. You can take her word for it. You can reach her at kdezes@stetson.edu.

Katie Dezes
Arts and Entertainment Editor
Katie is a junior majoring in English and minoring in Journalism. In addition to reading and writing, she enjoys photography, sleeping, viewing most aspects of nature, exchanging lame jokes and listening to or playing music. She will never skip out on an opportunity to attend a good live concert. Although the littlest things amuse her, she enjoys thinking about or discussing complex topics like string theory and time dilation. She has an odd fascination with meerkats, the 1950s (especially greasers), and Andrew Vanwyngarden. She’s pretty cool. You can take her word for it. You can reach her at kdezes@stetson.edu.

Sam Slaughter Opinion Editor Sam is working towards his MA-English at Stetson. Born and raised in New Jersey, he attended Elon University and graduated in 2009 with degrees in English and Anthropology. After graduation, he spent time in Montana, New Jersey and most recently New Hampshire, undertaking a variety of jobs in that time. He has had short fiction and nonfiction published and in his free time he runs, brews beer and wine and cooks. He can be found online at slaughterhouserising.tumblr.com or reached atsslaught@stetson.edu.

Sam Slaughter
Opinion Editor
Sam is working towards his MA-English at Stetson. Born and raised in New Jersey, he attended Elon University and graduated in 2009 with degrees in English and Anthropology. After graduation, he spent time in Montana, New Jersey and most recently New Hampshire, undertaking a variety of jobs in that time. He has had short fiction and nonfiction published and in his free time he runs, brews beer and wine and cooks. He can be found online at slaughterhouserising.tumblr.com or reached atsslaught@stetson.edu.

Sean McKnight Sports Editor Sean is a sophomore at Stetson and beginning his first year on The Reporter after spending his freshman year as a contributing sports writer. Sports have always played a huge roll in Sean’s life whether it be competing in them are simply admiring from the sidelines. Sean is majoring in Biology and is planning on attending medical school after graduating from Stetson. Sean’s other interests include anything beach-related from surfing to just getting a tan, but definitely not long walks on the beach. Sean is also the student representative for Florida lifestyle company Flomotion. You can reach Sean at smcknigh@stetson.edu

Sean McKnight
Sports Editor
Sean is a sophomore at Stetson and beginning his first year on The Reporter after spending his freshman year as a contributing sports writer. Sports have always played a huge roll in Sean’s life whether it be competing in them are simply admiring from the sidelines. Sean is majoring in Biology and is planning on attending medical school after graduating from Stetson. Sean’s other interests include anything beach-related from surfing to just getting a tan, but definitely not long walks on the beach. Sean is also the student representative for Florida lifestyle company Flomotion. You can reach Sean at smcknigh@stetson.edu

Sam Votaw Staff Writer Sam Votaw is The Reporter’s newest staff writer, and a sophomore majoring in Communication and minoring in Journalism. He graduated Seabreeze High School in Daytona Beach with a Superintendent’s Diploma of Distinction. In high school, Sam was a writer/editor of the school newspaper, The Breeze for all four years. He also performed and recorded with alternative rock band, Sleepsoil, that won the school’s respected Battle of the Bands competition his senior year. Sam’s hobbies include reading, writing, playing guitar, sports and discovering new music. An avid music fan, he has seen over 300 bands live and looks forward to bring his perspective and skills to The Reporter. You can reach him at svotaw@stetson.edu.

Sam Votaw
Staff Writer
Sam Votaw is a sophomore majoring in Communication and minoring in Journalism. He graduated Seabreeze High School in Daytona Beach with a Superintendent’s Diploma of Distinction. In high school, Sam was a writer/editor of the school newspaper, The Breeze for all four years. He also performed and recorded with alternative rock band, Sleepsoil, that won the school’s respected Battle of the Bands competition his senior year.
Sam’s hobbies include reading, writing, playing guitar, sports and discovering new music. An avid music fan, he has seen over 300 bands live and looks forward to bring his perspective and skills to The Reporter.
You can reach him at svotaw@stetson.edu.