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Meet the Staff


Co-Director

Tanner Robinson

Name: Tanner Robinson

Year: Junior

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: Junior

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: Sophomore

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

Classification: Junior

Hometown: Galveston, TX

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

Hunter Lewin

Will Lawrence

Classification: Sophomore

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: Junior

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: Sophomore

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

Taylor Baucom

Maddie Gray

Classification: Sophomore

Hometown: Dripping Springs, TX

First Day Advice to an incoming student: "Have fun but get your work done at the beginning of the semester, you'll thank yourself during finals!"

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: Sophomore

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: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an incoming student: Incorporate a good cardio routine in your daily workout regimen, this will prove helpful with ample amount of stairs on campus."

 

James Johnson

Hometown: Victoria, TX

Classification: Sophomore

First Day Advice to an incoming student: "Don't be afraid to become the person you dream of being."

Tori Garcia

Hometown: Cypress, TX

Classification: Junior

First Day Advice to an incoming student: "Try and get involved with organizations that interest you as early as possible, it's a great way to make friends and have fun!"

David Hickland

Drake Shrader

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Classification: Senior

First Day Advice to an Incoming Student: "Get involved as quickly as possible. Find a passion, find a pass time, find a family, because doing so will enrich your college experience tenfold."