Meet Our Consultants


Joel B. 

Joel Bergholtz is a third-year PhD student studying Rhetoric and Composition. He is also the current Director of the Williams Studio and teaches ENC:3021 (Rhetoric). His research interests revolve around digital literacies, social media pedagogies, and media studies. Outside of academics, he enjoys writing, grilling, nature, film, and music. 

Experienced with: PhotoShop, Prezi, Wix, Wordpress, iMovie, Canva, Powerpoint

Learning: Illustrator, Premiere, InDesign, and more.

"Noah sips coffee and looks directly into the lens"

Noah P.

Noah Patterson is a second-year MA student studying Rhetoric and Composition. Noah is interested rhetorical theory, writing center studies, embodiment, visual rhetoric and design, drinking inappropriate amounts of coffee, and listening to music (moods ranging from Fiona Apple to Charli XCX). 

Experienced with: Web design platforms like Wix, Weebly, and Wordpress; Adobe Creative Suite programs, especially InDesign; Audacity; Piktochart, Canva; iMovie; and more.

Learning: Photoshop, Illustrator, basic coding languages like HTML and CSS, and more.


 "Devan looks mysteriously into the camera, dressed in flowery garb"

Devan s.

Devan Schnecker is a first year Master’s student in Literature, Media, and Composition specializing in British Romanticism. She is especially interested in poetry and the mesmeric, but she’ll honestly read anything and everything. When she isn’t nose deep in a book, she's listening to music, going to museums, drinking concerning amounts of coffee, and playing video games.  

Experienced with: Photoshop, Wix, Wordpress, Prezi, Powerpoint, Excel, HTML 

Learning: Premiere, iMovie, Illustrator

"Cole smiles with his dog on a bench on a boardwalk over a lake"

Cole Meyer is a first-year MFA student studying fiction. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin with BAs in creative writing and classical humanities. His favorite writers include Aimee Bender, Raymond Carver, Emily Fridlund and George Saunders. He is a huge baseball fan and is making his way through all 30 MLB stadiums (10 down, 20 to go). 


Experienced: Wordpress, Wix, PowerPoint, basic HTML


Learning: Adobe Suite, Premiere