UNF's #1 Student-Run News Source

UNF Spinnaker

UNF's #1 Student-Run News Source

UNF Spinnaker

UNF's #1 Student-Run News Source

UNF Spinnaker

2021-2022 Staff

Carter Mudgett
Editor in Chief

Carter Mudgett

Raised in New Jersey, I moved to Florida my senior year of high school and developed my love for writing along the way. I have two dogs, Bubbles and Lily, enjoy listening to music, reading, and playing video games— usually VALORANT,...

Hayley Simonson
Managing Editor

Hayley Simonson

Nathan Turoff
Features Editor

Nathan Turoff

Nathan is a theatre/english major at the University of North Florida. He is very interested in theatrical works and dramaturgy. His hobbies include building Lego sets, acting, and watching movies. He is an avid gamer, playing...

Riley Platt
Sports Editor

Riley Platt

Justin Nedrow
Photographer

Justin Nedrow

Ethan Leckie
Reporter

Ethan Leckie

Hey, my name is Ethan Leckie! I’m a first-year student majoring in multimedia journalism and minoring in international studies. I’m originally from Orlando, Florida, but Jacksonville has been pretty cool so far. I love journalism...

Majdouline Bakor
Multimedia Journalist

Majdouline Bakor

Majdouline is a multimedia journalist major and film studies minor at the University of North Florida. She is passionate about combining these two studies and pursuing documentary making. Journalism allows her to research and ...

Michael Tracey
General Assignment Reporter

Michael Tracey

Michael is finishing his last semester and intends on using his degree in communication to continue his work as a writer, host, and podcaster. His passion for entertainment and the video game industry fuels his goals of moving...

Julia Croston
Government Reporter

Julia Croston

Julia Croston is the government reporter at Spinnaker. She is studying English with minors in history and professional & public writing. Julia enjoys reading and listening to music.

Amelia Simmons
Police Reporter

Amelia Simmons

Hi my name is Amelia Simmons and I am a third-year student at UNF. I am a communications and political science major with a great interest in journalism. I love spending as much time as I can outdoors whether it be at the beach...

Darvin Nelson
General Assignment Reporter

Darvin Nelson