Samantha Ensminger is a junior at YSU, double-majoring in English and Italian and minoring in Professional and Technical Writing. This allowed her to recently study abroad in Italy to further her education and move towards her goal of working in the publishing industry. She is ecstatic to now be working as an intern for Lit Youngstown.
Lisa Ronquillo is a New Jersey native and graduate teaching assistant at YSU. Her concentrations are in rhetoric composition and professional and technical writing. She is the recipient of The Edna K. McDonald Cultural Awareness Award, The Leader of Tomorrow Diversity Recognition Award, The Women’s Diversity Achievement Award and Who’s Who Among Student in American Universities and Colleges. Lisa is an avid black coffee drinker and enjoys writing memoir and poetry; reading; running in Mill Creek Park; and advocating for human rights. She is a self-confirmed Doctor Who, videogame, and comic book geek and revels in learning new things. This semester, Lisa will be collaborating with Lit Youngstown on a project for the graduate Technical Communication course.