Here is our staff for the Spring 2017 semester:

Emily BriceEmily Brice is a junior public relations major from Raleigh, North Carolina. She has interned with at local education and health care companies working on their internal communications and public relations writing. She is also the treasurer for Carolina’s chapter of PRSSA and writes for Kenan-Flagler Business School’s undergraduate blog. Follow her on Twitter: @emily_brice.

Olivia BrowningOlivia Browning is a senior business journalism and economics double major from Annandale, Virginia. She has interned with the Triad Business Journal in Greensboro. She currently serves as the women’s water polo team president and as editor for the Durham VOICE. Follow her on Twitter: @obrowning94.

Charlotte ChiltonCharlotte Chilton is a junior political science major and business journalism minor. She recently studied abroad at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. She is interning at Bloomberg in New York this summer. Follow her on Twitter: @c__chilton.

Elizabeth Fleischer is a senior business journalism major from Charlotte. She has interned with Grant Thornton and the Elizabeth FleischerCharlotte Observer and served on the board of directors of The Daily Tar Heel. Follow her on Twitter: @elizfleischer.

Will HarrisWill Harris is a senior business journalism major from Southern Pines, North Carolina. He has written for Southern Neighbor Magazine and is co-chair for Technology Without Borders. Follow him on twitter at @wharris53.

screen-shot-2016-09-08-at-8-48-36-pmLauren Hong is a junior business journalism and psychology double major from Greensboro. She has interned at the Triangle Business Journal in Raleigh and AmorePacific Corp. and LG CNS in Seoul, South Korea. She is fluent in Korean and has worked as a senior writer and marketing assistant for the Daily Tar Heel. Follow her on Twitter: @laurenjhong.

Stephanie LammStephanie Lamm is a senior multimedia journalism major from Cary, North Carolina. She has interned at the Chapel Hill office of The News & Observer and on the business desk of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. She previously worked as an editor at The Daily Tar Heel and Southern Neighbor Magazine. In addition to the Business News Wire, Stephanie works with the Carolina Data Desk, which helps local newsrooms acquire, analyze, and visualize data. Follow her on Twitter: @stephanierlamm.

Addie LalierAddison Lalier is a junior business journalism major from Wilmington, North Carolina, originally from Seattle, Washington. She has interned with GigSalad and Packlane, with a focus on digital marketing and social media. She is a self-proclaimed music connoisseur and an avid coffee drinker. Follow her on Twitter: @addison_lalier.

Keith LarsenKeith Larsen is a graduate student from Charlotte studying business and media. He has previously interned for the Greater Wilmington Business Journal, the Southern Investigative Reporting Foundation (SIRF), GreenBiz.com and at the business desk of the Charlotte Observer. Follow him on Twitter: @thekeithlarsen.

Harrison MillerHarrison Miller is a junior business journalism major from Raleigh. He has served as the public relations chair for the Sigma Chi Alpha Tau fraternity and currently interns as part of the communications team for the local professional soccer club, North Carolina FC. Follow Harrison on Twitter: @harry_miller9.

Jonathan PoncianoJonathan Ponciano is a senior business journalism and economics major from North Carolina. He has interned with Los Angeles Business Journal and worked with UNC’s Reese News Lab and The Daily Tar Heel. He currently works as a public relations assistant at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. Follow him on Twitter: @Jon_Ponciano.

Ryder SmithRyder Smith is a senior political science major and business journalism minor. She has interned for D CEO Magazine and North 6 Agency. Follow her on Twitter: @jamisans.

Evanne TEvanne Timberlakeimberlake is a senior business journalism major from Winston-Salem.  She has also studied Hispanic literature and interned for French West Vaughan in Raleigh and for StartupGrind of the Triangle. Follow her on Twitter: @CETimberlake

Justinz VasquezJustina Vasquez is a senior business journalism major from Fayetteville. She has worked for The Daily Tar Heel and the Reese News Lab at UNC, and interned on the business desk at NPR. Follow her on Twitter: @helloimjustina

Hailey WallerHailey Waller is a senior business journalism major from Manhattan Beach, California. She spent her sophomore year studying at Sciences Po in France, so she is fluent in French. She has interned with the Los Angeles Clippers. Follow her on Twitter: @hjwaller

Chris Roush is the editor of theChris Roush Navarra North Carolina Business News Wire. He is the Walter E. Hussman Sr. Distinguished Professor in business journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill. He was a business journalist for Bloomberg News, BusinessWeek, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Sarasota Herald-Tribune and the Tampa Tribune. Follow him on Twitter: @TalkingBizNews

You can reach us by email at mdbiznewswire@gmail.com.