The Maroon

2018-2019 Staff

Andres Fuentes

Editor in Chief

Andres is going onto his third year with The Maroon, and has previously served as Sports Editor, Sports Assistant and Distribution Manager. He hopes that his experiences both classrooms and newsrooms allow him to lead The Maroon...

Madison McLoughlin

Managing Editor for Print

Madison is a mass communications journalism and English literature junior from Michigan. She is the managing editor for print, and was previously the news section editor. Madison hopes to continue to grow as a journalist and th...

Anderson Leal

Managing Digital Editor

Anderson is a public relations sophomore.  This semester he takes on the managing digital editor position, and hopes to provide and maintain relevant content in the website, application, and social media platforms. His previous...

Jillian Oddo

Executive Producer

Jillian is a sophomore and is entering her second year with The Maroon as the Executive Producer. She hopes to showcase the full Loyola experience through the Maroon Minute, Uptown Howl and Wolf Pack Wrap Up. And hopes to find...

Emily Pauly

Podcast Producer

Emily Pauly is one of the hosts of Howl About It, The Maroon's podcast. She's a sophomore music industry studies major with a business administration minor. She's from Minneapolis, Minnesota and loves to release a fun, casual...

Sidney Ovrom

Photo Editor

Sidney is a sophomore and this is her first year working at The Maroon. She is majoring in digital filmmaking with a minor in business marketing. She hopes to produce beautiful and story-telling images. She loves taking pictures...

Ariel Landry

Design Chief

I’m a graphic design major that loves watching the Office and eating mac and cheese. I’m really excited for my first semester working with the Maroon.

Rose Wagner

News Editor

Rose is a sophomore mass communication and political science double major from St. Paul, Minnesota. Currently, she is the news editor for The Maroon and has previously held positions as a copy editor and staff writer. When Rose is...

Catie Sanders

Life & Times Editor

Catie is a sophomore majoring in mass communication/journalism and a film studies minor. She hopes to enhance her writing skills, as well as cultivate an atmosphere that engages new Marooners. As the Life and Times editor, sh...

Kaylie Saidin

Wolf Editor

I'm a senior English major with a classical studies minor. I'm currently the Wolf Editor at the Maroon and was formerly the Life & Times editor. In my spare time, I write and publish short fiction. This semester I hope to bring ...

Sam Lucio

Worldview Editor

Sam is a journalist with a passion for storytelling, and is a Mass Communication Junior. He currently serve as the Worldview Editor. He has also been Social Media Coordinator and  a contributing writer for The Maroon. Conta...

Andrew Lang

Sports Editor

Andrew is a mass communication major from New Orleans. He is a transfer from Syracuse University where he was a contributing writer for The Daily Orange. He has worked as copy editor and staff writer last semester for The Maroon. ...

Vanessa Alvarado

Opinion Editor

I am a Mass communication junior from Boston, Massachusetts and I am the Opinion Editor. I was previously a staff writer and opinion editor assistant. I wrote articles and ran Ask the Pack as assistant. I hope to make the opinion sec...

Tyler Wann

Editorial Editor

Wrapping up his four years at Loyola and  The Maroon, Tyler serves as the Editorial Editor. He hopes to portray the views of the editorial board, and have the best Howls and Growls every week.

Cody Downey

Copy Editor

Cody is entering his third year at Loyola University New Orleans as a mass communications student, focusing in journalism. He serves as the Copy Editor and Worldview Assistant this semester. He hopes to provide the Loyola community...

Riley Katz

Copy Editor

Riley serves as copy editor for The Maroon. He has a strong passion for technology and fixing the various thing he breaks. He hopes to find a position working in tech journalism. contact: [email protected]

India Yarborough

Senior Staff Writer

India is a senior mass communication major, sociology minor from Columbus, Mississippi. She has served as news editor and a contributing writer for The Maroon and will spend her final fall semester at Loyola as the paper’s senior...

Cristian Orellana

Senior Staff Photographer

Cristian Orellana is the Senior Staff Photographer. He has a passion for photography, alongside a love of fiction and poetry writing. He hopes to one day publish his photos in his own book.

JC Canicosa

Breaking News Reporter

JC Canicosa is a Mass Communication major and Sociology minor. JC is currently the Breaking News Reporter. He has written and photographed for over 50 news stories for the paper, and also worked as an anchor and director for T...

Paige Carter

Social Media Coordinator

Paige is a sophomore and serves as the social media coordinator. She is a national swimmer and loves to bake. She hopes to spread awareness of each article of The Maroon on all social media platforms. Contact: [email protected]

Olivia Ledet

Facebook Producer

Alexandria Whitten

Twitter Producer

Alexandria is a sophomore mass communication/journalism major with a New Orleans Studies minor from Baton Rouge, LA. She is currently the Twitter Producer for The Maroon’s social media team as well as a contributing writer....

Will Ingram

Wolf Pack Wrap Up Producer

Will Ingram is a Mass Communications sophomore.  He is excited to be the wolf pack wrap up producer this semester. Previously her has worked as the assistant sports editor, and various roles within the Maroon Minute.  In his...

Jaime Jimenez

Technical Director

Tess Rowland

Uptown Howl Producer

Rhon Ridgeway

Uptown Howl Co-host

Rachel Davidson

Howl About It Co-host

Anum Siddiqui

Assistant News Editor

RoSha'e Gibson

Assistant Sports Editor

RoSha'e Gibson is a junior mass communication major with a concentration in journalism and a minor in game studies. He is born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is the assistant sports editor for The Maroon newspaper. He...

Julia Santos

Content Producer

Jacob Meyer

Content Producer

Jacob  is a Junior at Loyola as a Digital Filmmaking Major.  He serves as the Content Producer at the Maroon, in which he serves as a liason between the Photography Desk and the Newsroom, Maroon Minute, and Social Media of The...

Ryan Micklin

Staff Writer

Olivia Finger

Staff Writer

Emma Gilheany

Staff Writer

Samuel Kahn

Staff Writer

Emma Ruby

Staff Writer

Henry Bean

Staff Writer

Henry Bean is a staff writer for The Maroon who helps produce the Maroon Minute and works on the Wolf Pack Wrap Up. He is looking forward to seeing where his next four years take him. Contact: [email protected]

John Casey

Staff Writer

Contact: [email protected] or @J_E_CASEY

Angelo Imbraguglio

Staff Photographer

Alexis Reyes

Staff Photographer

Michael Giusti


Michael Giusti is the staff adviser to The Maroon, a position he has held since 2006. He is an award-winning journalist with nearly two decades of experience in daily newspapers, weekly business journalism and in regional, national...

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