- Editor in ChiefMegan is a senior at Merrimack majoring in Public Health with a minor in Women and Gender Studies. This is her fourth year writing and photographing for the Beacon, and her first as the Editor in Chief. Megan is also an FYE mentor and the President of Active Minds. She hopes to work in health policy in her career after graduating from Merrimack.
- Associate Editor
Marisa is a senior at Merrimack College with a Communication and Media major and Criminal Justice minor. She has been writing for The Beacon for three years, and is currently the Associate Editor. Marisa is also a member of MCTV and plays club hockey and soccer on campus. After graduation, she hopes to work as a reporter for the New England Patriots or Boston Bruins.
- Arts and Entertainment Editor
Ali is a Junior at Merrimack College double majoring in Communication and Media and Political Science. She also has a minor in Pre-Law. This is Ali’s first year on The Beacon as the Arts and Entertainment Editor. On campus, Ali is a Resident Advisor (RA) as well as the Coordinator for the Merrimack College Honors Ambassadors. She wants to pursue a career in broadcast journalism or higher education after graduation from Merrimack.
- Sports Editor
Scott Edwards is a junior at Merrimack, majoring in Communications and Media with minors in Sports Management and Marketing. This is his first year writing and editing for The Beacon as the Sports Editor. Scott is also the Sports Director of WMCK Radio. He hopes to attend graduate school and then work as a journalist after graduation.
- Associate Sports EditorBrenna is a junior at Merrimack majoring in Communications and Media. She also works the front desk at the Fitness Center on campus and is a member of both the Austin Scholars and the swim team. When she graduates, she hopes to become a sportscaster for ESPN or NESN, or work in the field of sports in any way possible.
- Social Media Director
Katelyn is a senior at Merrimack College majoring in Communication and Media with a minor in Marketing and Graphic Design. As the Social Media Director, she helps keep The Beacon’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram content up to date.
- Associate Social Media Director
Bri is a junior at Merrimack College majoring in Communication and Media with a minor in English. This is Bri’s first year on The Beacon as the Associate Social Media Director. Bri is also a New Member Educator for Theta Phi Alpha and writes for the online magazine The Odyssey Online. After graduation Bri wants to pursue a career writing for online magazines or doing social media for a magazine company.
- Marketing Director
Maria is a senior at Merrimack College majoring in Marketing with a double minor in Communication and Media and Women’s and Gender Studies. Maria is also the chair of Honors Student Council, editor-in-chief of Across the Bridge, and a tutor in the Writing Center. This is Maria’s first year with the Beacon, however, writing has been a passion of hers for many years. Maria hopes to open her own cafe and work in small business development.
- Design Editor
Ally is a senior at Merrimack majoring in Communication & Media with a minor in Marketing. This is her first year on The Beacon as the Design Editor. Ally is also involved on campus as a sub-chair for the Relay for Life event committee as well as a general Active Minds committee member.
- Photo Editor
Geena is a junior studying Communications and Media. She is involved in Theta Phi Alpha, Merrimack’s Student Government Association, and is the president of the Residence Hall Association.