The East Texan

2020-2021 Staff

Jocyln Ventura

Co Editor

Hello! My name is Jocyln Ventura, I transferred to TAMUC in Fall 2019 and have been working my butt off ever since. I graduate in Spring 2021, after college my hopes to move out of Texas and over to New York will hopefully become...

John Parsons

Co Editor

I have been a part of The East Texan since transfering to Texas A&M University-Commerce in 2018. I am majoring in mass media journalism and minoring in photography. I will graduate in 2021. As editor, I am responsible for...

Brianna Patt

Managing Editor

Hi, My name is Brianna Patt and I am currently opinion editor for The East Texan. I am a journalism major and political science minor and I hope to go into either political journalism or be a columnist. I spe...

Lindsey Wiley

Social Media Editor

DJ Spencer

Sports Editor

Hey everyone! My name is DJ Spencer. I am a Junior here at Texas A&M University-Commerce. I am from Canton, Texas. I graduated from Canton High School in 2018. After graduating, I attended Trinity Valley Community College...

Tylar Brown

Entertainment Editor

Cameron Justice

Staff Writer/Photographer

Hello I’m Cameron Justice I’m a senior here at Texas A&M University-Commerce this year. I’m a Mass Media Journalism major with a minor in Photography. I’m involved with many media related things here on campus incl...

Esme Galvan

Senior Writer

Hello! My name is Esmeralda Galvan, but I go by Esme. I am a junior here at Texas A&M University-Commerce. I transferred from Mountain View College to A&M Commerce in Fall 2019. I am a Mass Media and Journalism major...

Jacob Simonek


Hello, my name is Jacob Simonek, I prefer to go by Jack and I have been writing for The East Texan since Fall of 2019. I mostly cover the entertainment section and write poems and stories for the variety. I aspire to become a...

Daniel Yanez

Daniel Yanez has been covering print news for the East Texan since 2017. Yanez is a Mass Media and Journalism major and Interdisciplinary Studies minor at Texas A&M University-Commerce. Before transferring to TAMUC Yanez attended...

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