Meet The Team

Students interested in becoming a part of the editorial staff in future years should

1) become active with the club, and

2) contact the faculty advisor. Being on the editorial staff requires a two-semester commitment and permissions-only enrollment in CRW 3950: Cypress Dome Editorship.

  • 2024-2025 Cypress Dome Editorship Application
  • You will be asked to answer some questions and provide the email of a UCF professor who can offer a reference on your behalf.
  • If the above link is being finicky, email Dr. Hohenleitner.

Faculty Advisor: Kathleen Hohenleitner,

Graduate Advisor: Alo Devine,


Cypress Dome Society Officers

President: Haley Demirdog

Vice President: Bianca Dagostino

Secretary: Lorilie Louis

Historian: Margaret Wynn

Treasurer: Arlene Febles


Magazine Editorial Staff 2023-24

Editor in Chief: Lorilie Louis

Managing Editor: Alexa Fuentes

Copy Chief: Amantia Menalla

Production Editor:  Margaret Wynn

Assistant Production Editors: Jonas Ludka

Promotion/Circulation Director: Brianna Sanchez

Assistant Promotion/Circulation Director: Mary Logan Woolsey

Creative Director: Leah Cazzaniga

Assistant Creative Director: Aislinn Leonard

Art Director: Janina Bagerzadeh

Art Screeners: Lindzey Jacoby, Brendan Campbell, Margaret Wynn

Creative Nonfiction Editor: Isaiah Jones

Assistant Creative Nonfiction Editor: Brendan Campbell

Creative Nonfiction Readers: Brendan Campbell, Leah Cazzaniga, Isaiah Jones, Margaret Wynn

Fiction Editors:  Bianca Dagostino, María Leon

Assistant Fiction Editors: Brianna Sanchez, Tori Paul

Fiction Readers: Bianca Dagostino, Haley Demirdog, Juliana Erwin, Alexa Fuentes, Lindzey Jacoby, Maria Léon, Aislinn Leonard, Lorilie Louis, Tori Paul, Brianna Sanchez, Mary Logan Woolsey

Poetry Editor: Krista Ruffo

Assistant Poetry Editors: Arlene Febles

Poetry Readers: Janina Bagherzadeh, Arlene Febles, Jonas Ludka, Amantia Menalla, Krista Ruffo

Copy Editors: Brendan Campbell, Haley Demirdog, Juliana Erwin, Lindzey Jacoby, María Leon, Aislinn Leonard, Tori Paul, Brianna Sanchez, Mary Logan Woolsey, Arlene Febles