Staff

Luis Gael Jimenez : Editor-in-Chief

Luis Gael Jimenez

Editor-in-Chief

Luis Gael Jimenez is an award-winning journalist and photojournalist. He is a contributor for the Sacramento News and Review and has spent three semesters on the American River Current, where he currently serves as editor-in-chief. Jimenez has served as the managing editor and arts and culture editor in the past.

Articles by Luis

luisgaeljimenez@gmail.com
John Ennis : Managing Editor | News Editor

John Ennis

Managing Editor | News Editor

John Ennis is a third semester student on the Current where he serves as the news and managing editor. He was previously a staff writer and news editor.

Articles by John

johnalexanderennisiii@gmail.com
Claire Bathory : Copy Editor

Claire Bathory

Copy Editor

Claire Bathory is a third semester student on the current and serves as copy editor. 

Articles by Claire

clairebathory@gmail.com
Ashley Hayes-Stone : Photo Editor

Ashley Hayes-Stone

Photo Editor

Ashley Hayes-Stone is a first semester photojournalist with the American River Current. She has previously had photos published in the Sacramento Bee and the Sacramento News and Review.  

Articles by Ashley

ashgstone@gmail.com
Nathan Bauer : Staff Writer

Nathan Bauer

Staff Writer

Nathan Bauer is a returning American River College student and a first semester writer with the American River Current.  He is currently studying journalism and plans to transfer to Sacramento State with an associate’s degree.

Articles by Nathan Bauer

ntbauer84@gmail.com
Lily Rodriguez Drake : Staff Writer

Lily Rodriguez Drake

Staff Writer

Lily Rodriguez Drake is a second semester Los Rios College student and first semester Current staff member. She has a background in history and intensive research at universities including the College of William and Mary and Hawaii Pacific University, and is currently working towards earning her degree in Journalism while concurrently minoring in Anthroposophic studies.

Articles by Lily Rodriguez Drake

lilyrodriguezdrake@gmail.com
Brienna Edwards : Staff Writer

Brienna Edwards

Staff Writer

Brienna Edwards is a first semester student with the Current where she serves as feature editor. She is currently majoring in journalism and photography and plans to transfer to Sac State Fall 2018.

Articles by Brienna Edwards

briennaedwards@gmail.com
Jennifer Langston : Staff Writer

Jennifer Langston

Staff Writer

Jennifer Langston is a third semester Los Rios student and a first semester Current staff member. She is currently wrapping up a fourth transfer degree at American River College in journalism. Previous degrees include social science, political science, and communications. Jennifer will be leaving American RIver College to continue a bachelor’s degree in the government/journalism program at Sacramento State University.

Hannah Yates : Staff Writer

Hannah Yates

Staff Writer

Hannah Yates is a second semester ARC student and first semester writer on the Current. As a transfer student, they plan to study journalism and sociology, and has prior experience in photo and broadcast journalism for a student news show.

Articles by Hannah Yates

whut.hannah@gmail.com