The Management Board
Jeff is a senior Media Arts & Entertainment major with a focus in Broadcast & New Media and a minor in Business Administration. He interned with CNBC in London, True Blue Media in PA, and is currently a camera operator at the Elon football games. His dream job is video production for National Geographic.
Benjamin Stringfellow, Director of Development
Brian Mezerski is a junior Media Arts & Entertainment major and Communications Fellow. He has worked with Elon Local News, WSOE 89.3fm and the elondocs production program, among others. He also attended the Elon in LA summer program and elon@sundance experience. He most recently interned with FremantleMedia North America, one of the world’s largest television production companies.
Ali Garcia, Chief Marketing Officer
Ali is a senior Strategic Communications major with a business minor and is a Communications Fellow. She got her start at Live Oak working as an account executive and was also part of some fashion organizations. She interned in New York for Paige Novick, and most recently in Los Angeles for Wantickets and Machine Shop. She hopes to graduate and move back out to LA and work for a marketing company or a PR firm.
Television Show Executives
Joe Bruno is a senior broadcast journalism major from Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, and is currently serving his second term as News Director for Elon Local News. He has interned at WFMZ-TV in Allentown, Pennsylvania and WMGM-TV in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Ben is a senior broadcast journalism major. He has been involved with One on One Sports since he got here and took over as executive producer in the spring of 2013. He looks to apply the knowledge he has gained from being involved in student media here at Elon and at his internship with ESPN’s Pardon The Interruption to a professional career in sports broadcasting when he graduates.
Wilson Hester, of Raleigh, North Carolina, is the Executive Producer for Elon Tonight. He is a cinema major in his junior year.
Michelle Leibel is a senior, majoring in Cinema with a minor in Psychology. An aspiring television writer and developer, Michelle has had the opportunity to work as a production assistant for The Walking Dead, and intern for The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. She is the current VP of Cinelon, Elon’s film organization, and hopes that one day she’ll be able to live out her dream of watching a show she created.
Teri is a senior strategic communications major from Cary, NC. I’ve been working with ETalk for three years now, since its creation, and have loved seeing the show grow and develop each year! Outside of ETalk, I enjoy photography, listening to country music and cooking. After graduation, I plan to work in government PR.