Meet the Staff


Editor in Chief: Ellie Humphreys
Editor in Chief: Kristiana Osborne

Kristiana Osborne is a senior communication student with a duel concentration in media and business. She is a member of Lambda Phi Eta and a co editor-in-chief of this years Comm-entary board. Kristiana's paper is also featured in this years edition and was presented at the 2019 Undergraduate Research Conference. After graduation she is considering graduate school or pursing a career in public relations.

Digital Chair: Kerry Monahan
Secretary: Kelsey Flannery

Kelsey joined Commentary in her senior year, primarily because she loves seeing talented student work getting the credit it deserves. She always loved reading and writing, and throughout college she found that she enjoy editing as well. When Kelsey is not at school, she is usually home with her two cats, Holmes and Wyze, either reading a new thriller, or enjoying the sun. Kelsey loves adventuring, and after graduation has a two-week road trip planned to explore the east coast!  She is hoping to continue balancing her love for adventure and love of reading as she continues on after UNH.

Editing Chair & Student Organizations Liasion: Tia Floyd

Tia is a senior Communication and EcoGastronomy Dual Major from Pelham, NH who is also involved in the Civil Discourse Lab and is a member of the Sigma Alpha Professional Agricultural Sorority. Communication has always been a passion of Tia's; as soon as she applied to UNH, she knew this was the discipline for her. She enjoys studying conversation analysis and how the media and public rhetoric are intertwined with environmental studies. She joined Comm-entary because of her passion for editing.

Digital Chair & Student Organizations Liasion: Matthew Santangelo

Matt is a senior Communication major with a minor in Business Administration. He started at UNH as a Business Administration major and made the switch to Communication in the first semester of his junior year. Matt’s involvement on campus goes beyond Comm-Entary, as he was on the executive board of Campus Living Association, captained intramural soccer teams, and served as an ‘Igniter’ on the student advisory board for the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics’ First-year Innovation and Research Experience program. In his free time, Matt enjoys photography, traveling, writing, playing sports, and good conversations over coffee. After graduation, Matt wants to either work with students in Higher Education to help them find their passions and set them on the right career path, or travel the world taking photos for National Geographic.

Editorial Board

Hannah Baum Editor

Taylor Chieffalo Editor

Kelly Knox Editor

Ryan Penkala Editor

Molly Pizza Editor

Grace Smith Editor

Faculty Advisor: R. Michael Jackson