Hayden Coombs, Co-Editor
– Hayden is the co-editor and co-founder of Culture Phenoms. Hayden has over five years of professional journalism experience, covering diverse topics including sports, education, parenting, and religion.  He holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Communication and Journalism Studies, a Master’s of Fine Arts in Professional Communications, and is eager to start his PhD. When he’s not working, Hayden spends most of his free time with his gorgeous wife and two beautiful daughters. A huge fan of the Duke Blue Devils, do not talk ACC basketball with him.

Fun Facts about Hayden:
Favorite Team: Duke Basketball
Favorite Movie:Billy Madison
Favorite Show: The Walking Dead or The Bachelor
Favorite Game: Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic
Favorite Song: Letters by Stroke Nine
Twitter: @HaydenCoombs

Bryson Lester, Co-Editor
– Bryson is the co-editor and co-founder of Culture Phenoms. Bryson recently graduated from Southern Utah University and currently works for the Athletics Department as the Assistant Director of Strategic Communication. He will graduated with a degree in Media Studies. He was formerly the Program Director for the campus radio station Thunder 91.1 and Editor-in-Chief of the campus newspaper The University Journal. In his free time, Bryson spends a lot of time watching sitcoms, playing his PS4 and being overcritical of his favorite NBA team, the Utah Jazz.

Fun Facts about Bryson:
Favorite Team: Utah Jazz
Favorite Movie: The Avengers
Favorite Show: Parks & Rec
Favorite Game: Pokemon Heart Gold & Soul Silver
Favorite Song: My Last by Big Sean (feat. Chris Brown)
Twitter: @SUUs_Bryson

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