Becky loves being engaged in her community, whether on campus or at hometown school board meetings. A Bobcat for nearly two decades, she gets things done with quiet determination and bribes of Lockhart’s famous barbecue.
When Blain was just 18 months old, his dad showed him how to draw a smiley face, and he's been drawing ever since. He honed his unique art style during his 13 years as a newspaper designer and illustrator.
Brooke began her marketing journey as a student at Texas State, which led to an internship with a small Austin startup. These days, she specializes in UI/UX design. During leisure hours, you might find Brooke planning her next vacation, hiking the Texas Hill Country or watching live music around Austin.
Caitlin left the chilly East Coast for a more laid-back atmosphere and the warm Texas sun. She manages the flow of hundreds of University Marking projects. In her leisure hours, she enjoys reading nonfiction, especially memoirs.
Cesar played professional soccer in Mexico, and semi-pro in the U.S., before deciding to pursue his artistic dreams in the study of graphic design. In his downtime, he gets his hands dirty working on pottery and refinishing furniture.
Chandler was born under the big skies of West Texas, but learned his trade at an art academy in snowy Michigan. These days he's a proud Bobcat grad who enjoys the simple life in Austin with his family.
A Houstonian at heart, Chase honed his web content skills working in the oil and gas industry. He’s a Texans fan to the core, and in between managing fantasy football leagues, he enjoys fishing, floating the San Marcos River and playing guitar.
A former high school teacher, Crystal has ventured outside her classroom to explore new beginnings in technical writing. In between the demands of graduate school, she enjoys quiet afternoons watching “The Great British Bake Off,” making good coffee, and spending quality time with her dog, Rusty.
Don’t be fooled by him leaning back with his feet on his desk. Trust us, Dan is listening.
A Spurs fan to the core, Harrison is equally at home perfecting his tennis game or discussing the writing of Albert Camus. He has a twin sister, a laid-back dog named Eugene and has been known to drive cross-country for a good concert.
Isabel is a museum geek and former educator at a science center, zoo and history museum. She loves figuring out interesting ways to share cool things with people.
Joshua was accepted into the Peace Corps but followed his passion for filmmaking instead. He started a film company, worked freelance and completed his own feature film. He’s working up the courage to swim with sharks.
Born to entrepreneurial parents, Kelly was managing her own sno-cone stand by junior high. She ditched frozen treats for college at Cal State, Long Beach and a career as a graphic designer and creative director.
Even if it weren’t her job, Lauren would still be drawing and lettering. When she’s not delving into her art, she’s planning her next backpacking adventure with her husband or relaxing with their cats, Lady, Also and Sandwich.
Loretta keeps everything running smoothly with her positive attitude and persistence. Our expert on everything Texas State and San Marcos, if you have questions, she has answers.
Nicole's work lets her experience the constant evolution of words, style and the English language. She’s traded the dark world of newspaper copy editing for sunny Texas State. She enjoys writing, soaking up pop culture and playing with her dogs.
Pica responds to the University Marketing team’s best ideas with enthusiastic jazz hands (he’s a pro). He is a design nerd—named, in fact, after the measuring unit for print work. When not overseeing the office, he plans a pilgrimage to his ancestral home in the waters of Cambodia.
A journalist turned marketing writer from Mississippi, Rodney spent a decade honing his skills reporting on crime, politics and the general weirdness that is the state of Florida before coming to Texas.
Stephanie has been snapping pictures of her favorite subjects ever since she received her first camera in middle school. She spends her spare time on the waterways of the Hill Country, trying spicy foods and watching Game of Thrones.
About a year ago, Valeria joined the team as a front desk worker. Today, she’s contributing great work as our student graphic designer. Don’t let her petite size fool you—she aspires to travel the world and open her own design studio one day.
A first-generation college student, Valerie plans to do advertising work for her family’s business after graduating. She’s a mean Ultimate Frisbee competitor, heavy consumer of tea, and organizer of all things at the front desk.
Born and raised in Texas, Vanessa has a deep love for country music, car karaoke and the San Antonio Spurs. When she’s not glued to her phone, you can find her by the lake fishing or kayaking.
A communication design major, Yajayra dreams of working for Walt Disney Animation Studios. When she's not fighting through the daily hubbub of college life, she takes comfort in watching her favorite Netflix shows and preparing for adventures abroad.