2018-2019 Staff

Jared Morgan

Jared is a junior mass communication major with a minor in graphic design. He has a passion for critical analysis and seeing how technology has reshaped the way we digest media and the news. In his free time, he loves art design,...

Charday Sparks

Charday is a senior in mass communication, with a focus in broadcasting, and a minor in theater. Although she exercises her abilities through The Patriot, she feels most at home on the stage. Through acting and singing, she has...

Kei’yona Jordon

Kei'yona is a junior mass communication major who plans to go into broadcast journalism. She enjoys singing, shopping, going to the gym and she has a natural proclivity for making others smile. Her favorite quote is: When...

Elodi Breg

Elodi is a senior in business and marketing. She has been doing portrait photography for the past 11 years, but she started a photography business page in 2012 so she could find new ways to use her skills. She enjoys spending...

Abigail Lesley

Abigail Lesley is a graphic design major with a minor in biology. She enjoys spending time with friends and family and her dog, Casper. Abigail serves as the president of Reformed Christian Fellowship and is an active member of...

Angela Acosta

Angela is a senior economics major with a minor in visual arts. She has been doing photography for five years but has only worked as a professional photographer for the past two years. When she's not working, Angela likes to ...

Cassidy McKnight

Cassidy is a sophomore early childhood education major. He loves reading and writing fanfiction books on Wattpad and Disney World! After graduating, she hopes to get her masters in special education. Instagram: cassidyy.nicole

Rita Abuaita

Rita is a senior in healthcare administration with a minor in business. She loves to try new food, travel and meet new people!

Joshua Hardee

Joshua is a junior in mass communication. He loves reading, playing the piano and drawing! He wants to work at a news outlet as a reporter after graduating, and then become a correspondent so that he can travel abroad.

Alex Turbeville

Alex is a senior political science major with collaterals in history and mass communication. He likes playing video games and watching movies on Netflix, and he hopes to move to D.C. after he graduates for his masters.      

Kaitlyn Luna

Kaitlyn is a senior in mass communication with a minor in Spanish. She really loves drinking coffee, reading books and meeting new people!  

Elizabeth Floyd

Elizabeth is a senior biology major with a minor in chemistry. She loves being involved in campus activities and being a part of The Patriot staff! In her free time, she enjoys camping, hiking and spending time at the local coffee...

Thessalonia Thomas

Thessalonia is a senior in graphic design with a minor in business. Some cool facts about her: she started a cupcake company with my sister when she was 17! She also had a blast at her summer internship in New York in 2018!...

James McCarley

James is a senior history and political science double major. He enjoys studying Russian history, spending time in the mountains, and a good cup of coffee. FMU has been a big part of his life, and he loves being involved in various...

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