The Maroon

2017-2018 Staff

Sidney Holmes

Editor in Chief

Sidney is a mass communication senior with a focus in journalism. Before she took the position of Editor in Chief, she served as Assistant Producer of the Maroon Minute, Executive Producer of the Maroon Minute, Social Media Coordinator,...

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...

Will Ingram

Assistant Sports Editor

Will Ingram is a Mass Communications freshman.  He is excited to be the assistant sports editor this semester.  He has worked with the Maroon Minute and has written some sports pieces for the Maroon.  Will enjoys playing golf...

John Casey

Assistant Worldview Editor

John is a mass communication junior focusing in journalism. He currently serves as the assistant Worldview Editor. In the past, he served as Worldview Editor.  John is from Atlanta, Georgia and comes from a family of journalists....

JC Canicosa

Breaking News Reporter

JC Canicosa is a Mass Communication major and Sociology minor. JC is currently the Senior Staff Writer and sports columnist. He has written and photographed for over 50 news stories for the paper, and also worked as an anchor and...

Hayley Hynes

Design Chief

Hayley is an English writing and Video Game design senior. Before embracing her master design skills and becoming Design Chief, she spent two semesters serving as a copy editor. Now instead of correcting grammar, she works to m...

Anderson Leal

Director of Public Relations

Anderson is a second semester Mass Comm freshman. Last semester he was a writer and social media producer, and is excited to lead the Public Relations team this semester.

Nick Reimann

Editorial Editor

Nick currently serves as Editorial Editor. In the past, Nick was Editor in Chief, Managing Editor of Electronic Properties, head of the Maroon Investigative Team, Worldview Editor and Copy Editor. When he isn't covering local...

Kaylie Saidin

Life and Times Editor

Kaylie is an English literature major with a minor in classical studies. She served as a staff writer and assistant editor before becoming Life & Times editor. She is also an intern editor at the New Orleans Review. In her...

Erin Snodgrass

Managing Editor for Electronic Proporties

Erin Snodgrass is a Mass Communication sophomore. She is incredibly excited to be the Managing Editor for Electronic Properties this semester. She has also worked as the News Editor, Assistant Religion Editor and a Contributing...

Paulina Picciano

Managing Editor for Print

Paulina is a Classical Studies senior with a concentration in Greek language. When she's not working on translations or learning about ancient cultures, she serves The Maroon as Managing Editor for Print and the Wolf Editor. In...

Madison Mcloughlin

News Editor

Madison McLoughlin is an English Literature sophomore. She is excited to be taking on the role of News Editor this year. Previously, she has worked as a Contributing Writer for The Maroon. She spends her free time exploring New...

Katelyn Fecteau

Opinion Editor

Katelyn Fecteau is a senior English writing major from San Diego, California. She joined the Maroon in the fall of 2016, and is now the opinion editor. She served as a copy editor, staff writer and proofreader in the past. When...

Osama Ayyad

Photo Editor

Pursuing journalism and political science degrees at Loyola New Orleans, Osama Ayyad enjoys photojournalism, international relations, and politics, and military action. The New Orleans native and Army veteran likes to talk abou...

Cristian Orellana

Senior Staff Photographer

Senior Staff Photographer Cristian Orellana is a sophomore mass communication major and English minor.

Miles Rouen

Worldview Editor

Miles Rouen is a senior at Loyola from New Orleans. Passionate about writing for both print and broadcast, he started at the Maroon as a reporter for the Maroon Minute. This semester, he will be serving as Worldview Editor and...

Andres Fuentes

Editor in Chief

Andres Fuentes is in his first year at Loyola and serves as Sports Editor for The Maroon. He has previously served as Assistant Sports Editor. As a native of New Orleans, he enjoys going to many of the city sites when he isn't...

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