The Northerner

2021-2022 Staff

Matthew Dietz
Editor-in-Chief

Matthew Dietz

Name: Matthew Dietz Position: Editor-in-Chief  Bio: A native of Northern Kentucky, Matthew has always had a passion for sports and writing, combining the two in his work for The Northerner. Matthew enjoys writing profile ...

Madison Plank
Managing Editor

Madison Plank

Name:  Madison Plank Position: Managing Editor Bio: Madison started with The Northerner as a reporter in September 2020. She also served as assistant news editor and news editor before gaining her role as managing edi...

Mildred Nguyen
News Editor

Mildred Nguyen

Name: Mildred Nguyen Position: News Editor Bio: An international student from Vietnam, Mildred joined The Northerner in the fall of 2020 to cover various news events and activities on campus. She has had a passion for writing...

Braden White
Arts & Life Editor

Braden White

Name: Braden White Position: Arts & Life Editor Bio: Braden has been writing for The Northerner since January of 2021. Before coming to NKU, Braden attended Cincinnati’s School for Creative and Performing Arts, where h...

Brendan Connelly
Asst. Sports Editor

Brendan Connelly

Name: Brendan Connelly Position: Assistant Sports Editor Bio: Brendan is in his second year at The Northerner after gaining a year of experience as a reporter. He has primarily covered the men’s basketball team, but looks to ...

Misti Hopper
Copy Editor

Misti Hopper

Name: Misti Hopper Position: Copy Editor Bio: As a transfer student, this will be Misti’s first time working at The Northerner. Writing has always been something that she has been very passionate about. Getting to take...

Emory Davis
Photo Editor

Emory Davis

Name: Emory Davis Position: Photo Editor Bio: 21-year-old photographer aspiring to make a change and influence people through the pictures I'm able to capture. Love sports, politics, and Jeff Goldblum Year/Major: Fres...

Allie Rose
Design Editor

Allie Rose

Name: Allie Rose  Position: Design Editor  Bio:  besides being a full time student,  she is in Theta Phi Alpha. She loves to be with friends and family and likes to play video games.  Year/Major: Senior 3D digit...

Ysabel Cordova-Elias
Asst. Design Editor

Ysabel Cordova-Elias

Name: Ysabel Cordova-Elias Position: Assistant Design Editor Bio: Besides being a full time student, she loves cooking Peruvian food on the weekends. In her free time, she’s playing ping pong at the Rec, bowling, or eating wi...

Sean Gibson
Web Editor

Sean Gibson

Name: Sean Gibson Position: Web Editor Bio: Sean Gibson is currently in his third year at the Northerner. He is passionate about web development, programming software, watching sports and reading history. Year/Major: Senior, Computer Science Favorit...

Dylan Boling
Video Editor

Dylan Boling

Name: Dylan Boling Position: Video Editor Bio: Dylan is enjoying his first year with the Northerner, and has been working on campus as a student director / producer at Norse Media for the past two years. In his work with N...

Blake Lehmann
Assistant Sports Editor

Blake Lehmann

Name: Blake Lehmann Position: Assistant Sports Editor Bio: Born and raised in Florence, Kentucky, Blake understands the passion the Greater Cincinnati area has for their sports teams first-hand and does his best to reflect that ...

Amari Brandy
Asst. Arts & Life Editor

Amari Brandy

Name: Amari Brandy Position: Assistant News Editor Bio: Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. Amari has been passionate about writing since a young age. Amari has been a part of The Northerner since April of 2021. Being an a...

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