Jon Anderson – Editor –

Jon Anderson grew up in a small town in Nebraska and is a graduate of University of Nebraska Lincoln, but now enjoys living in a warmer climate in the Orlando, Florida area. He loves taking his two young boys to amusement parks in the area when he can, but more often you can find them fishing on the weekends. His favorite topic to write about is sports, and his favorite sport to follow is football.


Sam Norman – Sub-Editor –

Sam Norman is working to complete his master’s degree in journalism and mass communication from University of Nebraska Lincoln, and is happy to be working with a program alumnus and contributing to the work of His future career goal is to work as a correspondent in Southeast Asia. He is interested in that area not only because of its politics and its growing economy, but because he has some family in that part of the world.


Amanda Harley – Contributor –

Amanda Harley is a freelance writer specializing in science and hi-tech. She enjoys keeping abreast of the latest findings and the latest trends. She attended the University of Florida and has worked in journalism for seven years. Lately, she’s been spending her free time either reading or exploring her city on a rented electric scooter.



Trina Covell – Contributor –

Trina lives in Florida and has worked in journalism for over thirty years. Her first job in journalism was a volunteer editor for her small town’s weekly newspaper, and her career grew from there. She now enjoys working part time so she can spend more time with her six grandchildren who live in the area.



Matthew Tipps – Contributor –

Matthew is a nurse anesthetist as well as a writer specializing in the medical area. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa. He lives in Iowa and participates in the annual RAGBRAI bicycle ride across the state almost every summer.