Meet the Editors

Nikki Fain
Editor in Chief
Nikki Fain acts as the Editor in Chief of the Penmen Press. Previously she has served as the Online Manager of the Penmen Press. This is her second year on Press, and it quickly has become one of her passions! Being able to explore her passion for writing has given her the chance to challenge herself in a position she would not find herself in! If she's not in the Press office, she's probably running around on campus, trying to catch her breath.
Nick Klotz
Editor in Chief
Nick is Editor in Chief of the Penmen Press. Formerly, Nick has served as the online manager of the Penmen Press. He is a senior at SNHU, studying information technology with a concentration in digital marketing. Nick's love for storytelling has inspired him to explore new ways for the Press to connect with their audience. When he's not in the Penmen Press office, Nick can be found at the movie theater or practicing with his band, Social Ghost.
Rosa Valente
News Section Editor
Rosa Valente is a Sophomore at SNHU. She is currently serving as a News Editor and likes to write about anything and everything. She is studying Creative Writing and English and hopes to become an author, or an editor at a publishing company. In her free time, she likes hanging out with friends, listening to music, reading, writing, and cooking or baking when she has a kitchen available to her.
Nicholas VonSchantz-Ricci
Lifestyle Section Editor
Nick is a sophomore majoring in Culinary Management. He loves to cook and he also has in interest in U.S. History and Humanities. He primarily writes news articles, as well as restaurant profiles. In addition to serving as Junior Copy Editor for the Penmen Press, he is the Publicist for SNHU's Culinary Student Association and a member of the Signature Leadership Program.
Spencer Fennell
Opinions Editor
Spencer is a freshmen at Southern New Hampshire University. He is a Game Design major with a passion for journalism.
Madyson Alexander
Sports Editor
Catherine Lachance
Lead Copy Editor
Catherine is a junior at SNHU majoring in communications and minoring in psychology. She is in her first year as Lead Copy Editor for the Press, and was previously Sports Editor. She loves writing and sharing people's stories and has a passion for community involvement. In addition, she loves playing tennis, binge watching Hulu and shopping.
Taylor DeForrest
Layout Editor
Eli Hark
Lead Videographer
Kyle Griffin
Photography Editor
Samantha Aguilar Hernandez
Podcast Editor
Sam is communication major with minors in digital media / video production and marketing. She enjoys watching animated shows and writing about them for the Arts and Entertainment section of The Penmen Press. When she is not working on a new review, Sam can be found in the RadioSNHU booth conducting the first show in Spanish.
Michael Carignan
Business Manager
Austin Bonnell
Outreach Manager
Maddie Covino
Community Relations Manager
Maddie is the Community Relations Manager as well as the Staff Representative for the Penmen Press. She is currently a sophomore and a double major in Communications and Sociology with a minor in Anthropology. Maddie is also an RA on campus who loves working with others in her community. If she is not in the Penmen Press office you can find her in Tuckerman Hall with a pint of Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream.
Ryan Barrett
Online Manager
Jacy Bergeron
Social Media Manager
Jon Boroshok
Faculty Advisor
With 20 years of public relations, marketing communications, and journalism industry experience, Jon Boroshok is the Faculty Adviser for The Penmen Press. He teaches Public Relations, PR Writing, PR Campaign Planning, Social Media, Data-Driven Decisions, Journalism, and Public Speaking. Boroshok earned his BS in Communication from Emerson College, and an MBA in Marketing from Northeastern University.