Meet the Executive Team!

 

 

 

Gabriel Cook
Editor-in-Chief

Gabriel Cook is a senior undergraduate student at Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU), majoring in mass communication with a concentration in Multimedia Media Journalism and minoring in Public Relations.

He has collected experience in broadcasting, live streaming three of OLLU’s graduation ceremonies, and event planning in which he helped plan the Jesse Borrego event at OLLU, along with other events for the Salazar-Escobedo School of Mass Communication and Theater. On his spare time Cook’s hobbies are working out, watching/playing basketball, relaxing, reading & hanging out with family. He likes outdoor activities & nature hikes/walks, sneaker shopping, getting tattoos, playing video games, and watching tv shows and movies.

 

Paris Quintanilla
Director of Editorial

Paris Quintanilla began her path to higher education at Northwest Vista College (NVC), and graduated with an associate degree in Liberal Arts. After completing her undergraduate studies, she attends Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU). At OLLU, her passion for writing developed when she became involved with Lakefront News. As a reporter, she has contributed to every issue of the Lakefront since the Fall semester of 2021. Quintanilla’s passion isn’t restricted to journalism; she is also passionate about producing music, sewing, and expressing herself through fashion.

 

 

 

Teresa King

Director of Public Relations

Teresa King is a non-traditional student studying public relations at Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) with a minor in multimedia journalism. 

Through her years at OLLU, she has collected experience in social media management, event planning, media relations, public relations and journalism. She has previously worked as the Student Director of Public Relations for the Salazar-Escobedo School of Mass Communication and Theater. King is currently the Director of Public Relations for Lake Front Media. At Lake Front Media, she works on publication design, event planning management, client communication, advertising opportunities, writing stories and the teams’ communication. 

In King’s spare time, she leads a youth recovery group called The Landing with her husband and volunteers in the youth ministry at her church, Community Bible Church, in San Antonio, Texas. When she is not at her church on the OLLU campus, she will be at home watching Netflix with her husband and her miniature dachshund, Lip. 


Sam Benne
Executive Digital Director
Sam Benne is a junior double majoring in Mass Communications specializing in Public Relations and Business Marketing with a minor in Computer Info Systems and Security. Benne is a student-athlete on OLLU’s women’s soccer team, when she is not on the field you can find her reading, listening to music, creating art, or hanging out with friends.

Daniel Gonzalez
Financial Director 

Daniel Gonzalez is a junior at Our Lady of the Lake University. He is majoring in Accounting and Mathematics with a minor in Finance. He currently works in the Accounts Payable office. In his free time, he likes to read, play chess, work out, and hang out with his family. In the future, he plans to become a CPA.

 

 

Camila Hernandez

Lead Reporter

Camila is an Education Major at Our Lady of the Lake University and is looking forward to becoming a bilingual special education teacher. She plays violin in the Mariachi Ensemble at Our Lady of the Lake. When she is not in school or playing the violin, she is crocheting, reading, sewing, and doing all sorts of crafts. She loves fashion and styling outfits, as well as watching romantic comedies.