DIRECTOR & EDITOR
Caryl Pagel is the author of two collections of poetry: Twice Told (H_NGM_N Books, 2014) and Experiments I Should Like Tried at My Own Death (Factory Hollow Press, 2012). She is an Assistant Professor of English at Cleveland State University and teaches both undergraduates and graduates in the NEOMFA program. Recent poems and essays can be found at the Academy of American Poets, Essay Press, and Wave Composition.
Dan Dorman completed his undergraduate work at Kent State University and is currently in his third year as a poet in the NEOMFA. He is the poetry editor of Whiskey Island Magazine.
LIGHTHOUSE READING SERIES COORDINATOR
Madebo Fatunde holds a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from George Washington University in Washington, DC. He now lives in Cleveland, Ohio, where he is a first year poet in the NEOMFA. He has a bad habit of using invented slang from 90's/early aughts cyberpunk in cold blood. If you have a minute, he'd like to speak with you about the sublime pleasures of Blu & Exile's "Below the Heavens". No? You've a bus to catch? That's schway. Well, you know where to find him.
INVENTORY & DISTRIBUTION COORDINATOR
Brandon North is a second year poet in the NEOMFA program and holds an M.A. in Literature from Wright State University. His work appears or is forthcoming in decomP and UnLost. He redirects energy at: centeringspirals.blogspot.com.
ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR & SPECIAL PROJECTS
Jessica Schantz is a full-time lecturer in the English Department at Cleveland State University. She received her MFA in Poetry from the NEOMFA in 2007.
GRAPHIC DESIGN & MARKETING COORDINATOR
Emily Troia studied Physics and Philosophy at Wesleyan University and received her B.A. in Studio Art and Graphic Design from Ursuline College. She is pursuing an MFA in Poetry from the NEOMFA Program in Northeast Ohio and resides in Cleveland, Ohio.
Design Development: Sevy Perez