Andrew is a Junior Dual Major in the Criminology & Criminal Justice Masters program as well as Communications, with minors in Spanish and Sociology. He began working with the Ridge Report his freshmen year with a passion for video production and sports broadcasting. For a long time he tag teamed with David Yarger as the Sports Anchor and then found a passion in the production of the show. His role is now behind the camera as he is the Executive Producer and Video Editor for the Ridge Report. Rachel and Andrew run the Ridge Report together with a group of Niagara's brightest students. Away from the studio, Andrew is actively involved in various campus activities including, being an Orientation Leader, working in the Admissions Office, being a Tour Guide, the President of the Criminal Justice Association, and being the Lead Official at the Kiernan Recreation Center. Into another studio, Andrew is involved with WNIA the University's very own radio station. Andrew and David both host WNIA's Official Sports Radio show, The Toss Up. Andrew is also interning in the University's Public Relations Office as a University Photographer. Andrew has a passion for photography and videography, which makes his job a lot of fun. He enjoys producing videos of events and activities that happen on campus and sharing them with the world. After graduation, Andrew hopes to find a career in Federal Law Enforcement, i.e. Homeland Security, FBI, ATF, etc. A fun fact about Andrew, is that he loves sunsets and nature, which are his main focus when taking pictures. Andrew's biggest fact though is that he is a Die Hard New England Patriots Fan, and that will never change!
Rachel is a senior Communication Studies major with a minor in Theatre Studies from Wheatfield, NY. She began her work on The Ridge Report during her freshman year as an anchor and script writer and it has continued to be Rachel's favorite organization on campus throughout her undergraduate career. Rachel has been The Ridge Report's floor director for the past three years and now also holds the position of News Director. She is actively involved with campus activities and is an Orientation Leader, Tour Guide, Niagara University Beginnings Peer Mentor, and has worked on multiple video productions for the university. After her graduation in May of 2017, Rachel plans on earning her Master's Degree at Niagara with an MBA in Strategic Marketing in the hopes of a career in Public Relations or Event Planning. Although Rachel is starting to focus more on her future aspirations, she is still a lover of all things Disney and has a major travel bug. In May of 2015, she studied abroad with the Communication Studies department in London, England.