Soundings Staff (Fall 2017)

Hannah Comerford is a writer, editor, and photographer. She graduated from PLU in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and minors in Publishing & Printing Arts and Latin. She now lives with her husband in Puyallup, WA.

Lisa Morin Carcia is working on her creative thesis in poetry at RWW. She lives in the Seattle metro area.

Nathaniel Youmans graduated from PLU in 2014 with a BA in English Literature and minors in Psychology and Hispanic Studies. When he’s not exploring caves he writes poetry, works with hawks and falcons, and serves as a museum educator in Spokane.

Sydney Elliott graduated from RWW in 2015. She is a full-time English instructor at Tillamook Bay Community College and lives on the Oregon coast. She is the editor of the Community College Humanities Review and serves as the Community College Humanities Association’s National Publications Director. Sydney is also a surfer, yoga instructor, self-defense teacher, and singer in a jazz trio.

Garrett Brooks is a graduate from PLU’s School of Arts + Communication (SOAC). Serving as the Soundings webmaster, he’s a freelance graphic and web designer, traditional artist, photographer, and avid reader based in the Olympia area.