Marcus Carr is the founder of The Drive on fbrn.us in the blue stream and thedriveonline.net . He's currently a student at The University of North Texas pursuing a Broadcast Journalism degree. For any information on the staff email him at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Christina Perez is the web designer of thedriveonline.net. She is a recent graduate from Dallas Baptist University, where she completed her Bachelors degree in Marketing. She is currently the Director of eCommerce and Marketing of a local business in Rockwall, TX.
Riley Glenn is the producer and one of the founding members of the Drive in August of 2016. Other than producing the show, he will write articles for some of his favorite things, these include: movies, TV, and music. In addition to radio, he is pursuing film and television production. He graduated from Frontier High School in 2017 and plans to attend Tarrant County College and the University of North Texas.
Orian Johnson is a 18 year old aspiring author who attends the University of North Texas. Orian has wanted to be a writer since he was 14, and this is one way to get his name out there while doing something he enjoys. In terms of hobbies he dances, reads, works out, and makes bad jokes in his spare time. He hopes his articles here on The Drive Online bring you at least a chuckle along with some new perspectives.
Andrew Martin is an American sports writer from Texas covering Football, Basketball, Baseball, Golf, and most other sports. Andrew is a die-hard Duke, 49er, and Braves fan, but enjoys writing about all teams and major topics of the sports world. He graduated from Georgetown High School in May of 2017 and will be attending the University of North Texas in the fall of 2017 to major in Sports Management. He joined The Drive Online as a sports writer in July of 2017 which is where he currently writes.
Kyle Pearson is a student in the Mayborn School of Journalism at the University of North Texas where he is majoring in public relations. He has always had a calling towards writing and he uses his work to stand up for what he believes in and inform the public with the whole truth. He is an activist for civil rights and stand against discrimination wherever he may see it and this is evident in his writing. He plans to use my writing to expand the readers thinking and allow them to see the world different than they did before and He is excited to see where his work will take him.
Bryanna Houser is a senior at Mansfield Summit High School. With hopes of being a professional audio engineer, she expands her musical talents and connections by participating in the school band, recording albums with friends, and now by being a writer for The Drive radio show. In addition to music she passes her time by being the school’s mascot and cheer manager and holding an officer position in student council.
Michael Bier is an american sports writer from Mansfield Texas covering the Texas Rangers along with the rest of Major League Baseball. Michael, a junior, attends Lake Ridge High School in Mansfield Texas. Let it be known that he’s probably the biggest Rangers fan you’ll ever meet. Michael has worn a Rangers shirt everyday for the past 6 years and goes to around 60 Rangers games a year. Some of his hobbies include getting autographs from a variety of different athletes and celebrities along with creating hype videos for his school’s athletic teams. Michael joined The Drive Online in July of 2017.
Elliot Adway is an avid sports and music fan. He is from Arlington, Texas, and also makes music. He is a diehard Cowboy and Thunder fan, and plans to bring an unbiased, unforeseen, and uncensored view on sports and entertainment.
Kameron Henry is a popcorn eating, soda sipping, movie – loving guy. From Casablanca to the Avengers, there’s no movie that Kameron hasn’t heard of or seen. Kameron graduated from Kennedale High school in June 2017. He is currently at Tarrant County College taking care of basics; then will be transferring to UTA. As of August 2018 Kameron is now a movie writer for The Drive.
Caleb Akpan is a sports writer for The Drive, primarily covering the Dallas Cowboys. He will be attending the University of North Texas this fall as a member of the freshman class of 2021. Caleb graduated from Pearce High School in Richardson, Texas where he served as the Opinion Editor on the school newspaper. He hopes the articles he contributes to The Drive give an interesting perspective to the storylines of the NBA and NFL, where he is a die-hard fan of the Mavericks and Cowboys.
Ashley Bow is a student at the University of North Texas, and she is majoring in biology to prepare for a career in Veterinary Medicine. She volunteers with her local animal shelter and enjoys getting involved in many types of events and organizations. She loves the field of journalism, so she uses her Editor position on The Drive to continue fostering her writing and editing abilities.
Lucas Garza is a sopho in the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Lucas is a Lifetime Longhorn, and refers himself as the biggest Longhorn basketball supporter alive. He is a scratch golfer, and is extremely familiar with the PGA TOUR, its courses, and even the TOUR’s players and personalities. Lucas enjoys supporting the Boston Red Sox, Chelsea FC, Houston Rockets, Tennessee Titans, and the USMNT.
Jameson White is a writer for the Drive Online, and joined in early September 2017. He graduated from Georgetown High School in the class of 2017. He is currently a sophomore at the University of North Texas pursuing a degree in business. He will mostly be writing over the teams of which he has been always been a die-hard fan of, the Dallas Cowboys and the San Antonio Spurs, while also knowing a lot about the NFL and NBA and their respective histories. He also enjoys collecting CDs and vinyls, and listening to music of which he will also write about.
Jarrett Crepeau is a senior and Mansfield Lakeridge High School who will be attending the University of North Texas in the fall of 2018 at the college of Visual Arts and Design and studying for a degree in New Media Art. He spends his time taking photos, making art in all kinds of mediums and jamming out to all things rock and roll. While being an artists he also wants to sharpen his writing skills, and share his thoughts on what’s trending in entertainment. Jarrett will be writing provocative reviews of TV shows, films, and the latest music from the rock scene for The Drive.
David Seastrunk III is 21 years old and spends most of his time up at his school where he is a current Student-Athlete at The University of Texas at Arlington. He is apart the Men's Track and Field program and is a Kinesiology Major. He spends his free time watching/attending sporting events, playing video games, and spending time with family. He will be covering sports for The Drive.
Kyle Wheelock is a junior pursuing a major in media arts with a minor in marketing at the University of North Texas. Kyle spends his free time writing short stories and scripts for North Texas Television, listening to all sorts of music ranging from Weezer to Kendrick Lamar, and watching Basketball. He aspires to take over the world or have his own TV show, whichever comes first. You can contact Kyle at email@example.com
Layten Praytor is a sports writer at The Drive and will attend the University of North Texas in the fall of 2018, where he will be pursuing a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Layten is a fanatic of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Lakers and the Dallas Cowboys. He graduated from North Forney High School in 2018 where he covered the school's baseball team for the local newspaper and called games on the radio as well. Layten aspires to have a career in sports radio where he can host his own show, or be a beat writer for a MLB team.
Austin Primm is a music writer for the site. He loves all music (except country) but is extremely passionate about Hip-Hop & R&B. As a producer & songwriter himself, he has very strong views & opinions about music. So if you can’t handle the truth, stay out of the studio. But, he loves the City and loves to introduce people to artists he feels are Dallas’ Destined!
Sydney Kelley is an upcoming University of North Texas freshman from Marble Falls, Texas. She is studying Radio, TV, and Film at the university, and cannot wait to see where her studies take her. She is a lover of documentaries, and plans to pursue the art of documentary production in her later years. She is so excited to be working at The Drive and help this business prosper. Go Mean Green!
Therese Wilson is a sophomore at the American University in Washington D.C. She is currently pursuing a degree in Public Relations with a minor in Public Health with hopes of going to law school. Currently, she writes about the law for The Drive, specifically about drug crisis issues and education. On top of writing for the blog section of The Drive, she is the head of social media. She looks forward to any and all new opportunities.
Lesly Sanchez is a student at the University of North Texas. She graduated from Davis Senior High School in Houston, Tx, where she was an editor and writer for The Aviator online (the school’s website and Youtube channel). She hopes that her articles on The Drive bring you a little laughter, inspires you or gives you a new perspective on different things.