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Meet the Staff


Co-Director

Tanner Robinson

Name: Tanner Robinson

Year: Senior

Major/Minor: Public Relations/Communication Studies

Hometown: Saginaw, TX

Favorite Tradition: Jumping in the river after graduation

Favorite Building at Texas State: Old Main

"Texas State has changed my life forever. My heart is full of bobcat pride and I can't wait to share my love for this school!"

E-mail: tanner.robinson@txstate.edu

Co-Director

Name: Laura Tenney

Year: Senior

Major/Minor: Accounting

Hometown: The Woodlands, TX

Favorite Tradition: Jumping in the river after graduation

Favorite Building at Texas State: LBJ Student Center

"I owe my entire college experience to Cat Camp. It got me out of my comfort zone and made me more passionate about Texas State than I ever thought possible!"

E-mail: l_t90@txstate.edu

Co-Director

Zach Fresquez

Name: Zachary Fresquez

Year: Senior

Major/Minor: Applied Mathematics/Economics

Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Favorite Tradition: Mama's Kitchen

Favorite Building at Texas State: Derrick Hall

"I love Cat Camp because it encourages students to find themselves by getting involved on campus and exploring their passions deeper at not only their new school, but also their new home."

 

E-mail: zmf3@txstate.edu


Cat Camp Advisors

Peter Pereira

Peter Pereira

Assistant Director of Student Involvement @ LBJSC

Hometown: New York, NY

 

Morgan Meeks

Morgan Meeks

Graduate Assistant for Pride and Traditions

Major: M.Ed. Student Affairs in Higher Education

Year: 2nd Year Graduate Student

Hometown: Port Lavaca, TX

Meet our 2017 Counselors and Crew

Harmony Rulon

Amber Hazelett

Classification: Junior

Hometown: Houston, TX

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Don't be afraid to put yourself out there. College will go by quickly, so enjoy every minute of it!"

Prince Imo

Hometown: Houston, TX

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Explore possibilities, take chances, and always stay true to yourself, because the future is never written in stone."

Joey Grasso

Joey Grasso

Hometown: Galveston, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Get as involved as you can around on campus."

Hunter Lewin

Will Lawrence

Classification: Junior

Hometown: Round Rock, TX

First day advice to an incoming student: "Sometimes a stranger is just a long awaited friend! Don't be scared to meet new people, just be yourself!"

Mar Copeland

Josh McClenny

Classification: Super Senior

Hometown: Port Aransas, TX

First Day Advice to an incoming student: "Major in something you are passionate about, that way you will enjoy your classes!"

 

Jade Trosclair

Hector Fourzan

Classification: Junior

Hometown: Tomball, TX

First Day Advice to Incoming Student: "Appreciate our ability to say 'I'm a freshman, I didn't know.'"

Paige McGee

Lexie Ramirez

Classification: Senior

Hometown: Katy, TX
 
First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Get a planner to help yourself stay busy and on top of everything in the beginning so you aren't playing catch up at the end of the semester. Push yourself to get involved because you never know who you'll meet."

Mark Bell

Hometown: Waco, TX

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an incoming student: "Anything worth doing is worth doing well." -Joe Biden

Savannah Martinez

Maddie Gray

Hometown: McAllen, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an incoming student: “Don’t room with your best friend!"

Rachel McCaughey

Hometown: Owatonna, MN

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an incoming student: "Enjoy your freshman year as much as possible, college goes by way too quickly."

Jyair Norman

Hometown: Sugar Land, TX

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Make friends, have fun."

Isabel Valdez

Justin Benavides

Hometown: El Paso, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Join organizations! Embrace your interests and meet awesome people so you can make your first year amazing!"

 

Samantha Penning

Hometown: Beaumont, TX

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an incoming student: “Highly suggest incorporating cardio into your qorkout routine. It will help conquring the many stairs on campus!”

Christian Wilson

Hometown: San Marcos, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an incoming student: “Actually talk to your professors because they are there to help you and not hinder your learning experience."

Alexis Hay

Hometown: Dallas, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an incoming student: “Don’t be afraid to go to anything alone."

Gabri Brown

Gabri

Hometown: Austin, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “You sign-up to be roommates, not best friends!”

Chandler Warren

Jenny Dang

Hometown: Lake Jackson, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “You can’t be friends with everyone."

Jenny Dang

Jenny Dang

Hometown: Dallas, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Take advantage of your meal swipes!"

Kendall Anderson

Kendall

Hometown: Montgomery, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Get involved and get to know people. Don’t just sit in your room!” 

Seth McNeill

Seth

Hometown: Lubbock, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Share your meal swipes with friends.” 

Alexandria Ford

Alex

Hometown: Leander, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “If you get into a relationship, try to find time for other people!"

Eliana Gonzales

Eliana

Hometown: Ingleside, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Put yourself out there and be yourself. Youre going to be okay!”

Titus Moten

Titus

Hometown: Houston, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Don’t be afraid to be unapologically you.”

Faith Fojt

Faith

Hometown: Port Lavaca, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Get involved every chance you get. You never know where youll meet your lifelong friends."

Matt Samford

Matt

Hometown: Nacogdoches, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Get involved in organizations!” 

Addison McKissack

Addison

Hometown: Plano, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “College is a hard time. Make sure you’re not too hard on yourself!”

Mallori White

Mallori

Hometown: Mineola, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Talk to the person next to you in class!” 

Lexie Ramirez

Lexie

Hometown: Austin, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Make every second count and take it all in! It goes faster than you think.” 

Brian Kyle Frizzell

BK

Hometown: San Angelo, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Get involved as much as you can!"

Mary Beth Ross

Mary Beth

Hometown: Lexington, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Be yourself!” 

Sam Matterson

Sam

Hometown: Colmesneil, TX

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “You gotta find the happy medium between Alkek and Sewell."

Ashlyn Underwood

Ashlyn

Hometown: Hico, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Form your own opinions and feel free to be yourself!”

Michelle Howard

Michelle

Hometown: Beaumont, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss youll land among the stars.” 

Aliza Sotelo

Aliza

Hometown: Pearland, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Don’t be afraid to show other students who you really are. Put yourself out there and find friends because other students are in the same situation as you.” 

Keyanna Hobbs

Keyanna

Hometown: Houston, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Get involved in everything! Be open-minded.”

Grant Tran

Grant

Hometown: Houston, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Know yourself, know your worth.” 

Anissa Fresquez

Anissa

Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: N/A

Haley Ray

Grant

Hometown: Dallas, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Take advantage of the beautiful parks.” 

Ally Posey

Ally

Hometown: N/A

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: N/A

Tariq Mieres

Tariq

Hometown: N/A

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: N/A

Bahn Seibold

Grant

Hometown: Austin, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Take it slow. Don’t rush it and everything will come eventually. Find a group of people you feel comfortable with and join clubs!”

Christian Godinez

Grant

Hometown: Pharr, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Youll continue to grow here so don’t be scared of change.”

Matthew Oropeza

Grant

Hometown: Angleton, TX

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: “Don’t be afraid to veer off the path."

Allie Sparks

Grant

Hometown: N/A

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: N/A