More about us.

Editor-in-Chief  |  Marin Hart

Marin is a senior in the Creative Writing Department and is thrilled to be part of the legacy of creative people collaborating to make Octopus Ink.

Chief Editor  |  Tiani Nelson

Tiani is a local Houston photographer, working various concerts and showcases across the city. She is a senior focusing on journalism in the Creative Writing Department.

Chief Editor  |  Chaise Jones

Chaise is a YA enthusiast and will ask your personality type within 5 minutes of meeting you. She is a senior in the Creative Writing Department, specializing in journalism.

Design Chair  |  Lucie Hartman

Lucie, marine biology extraordinaire, spends her days either with her rescue animals or volunteering in the community. She is a senior in the Creative Writing Department, specializing in poetry.

Submission Editor  |  April Garza

April is a junior in the Creative Writing Department specializing in screenwriting. She is part of the submissions panel for Octopus Ink.

Web Master  |  Pieper Grantham

Pieper is a junior in the Creative Writing Department at Kinder HSPVA, specializing in screenwriting. She is a freelance sports photographer and an amateur film maker in her spare time.

Submission Editor  |  Valentina Avellaneda

Valentina is a junior in the Creative Writing Department at Kinder HSPVA. She is currently in the journalism workshop and enjoys baking, reading, and doing yoga in her free time.