MEET THE TEAM

Executive

Brandon Jones
President & CEO
Brandon has overseen TexAgs' daily activities since 1999 as President & CEO. His vision has been instrumental in pushing TexAgs year by year beyond the standard definition of “fan site” and helping it become a standard bearer for the industry. Brandon graduated from Texas A&M in 1995 with a degree in business management and lives in the Bryan-College Station area with his wife and five kids.
Billy Liucci
Executive Editor
In 1997 Billy took over the Maroon & White Report, then a print newsletter covering Aggie football recruiting. By the time Maroon & White and TexAgs.com partnered in 2008, he had become the leading and most connected insider in the Texas A&M market. As executive editor at TexAgs he covers both the current A&M team and the staff's recruiting efforts in depth. Billy is a 1998 A&M graduate with a degree in industrial distribution.
Josh Oelze
Chief Operating Officer
Josh began overseeing the technical aspects of TexAgs in 1999 while working through the computer science program at Texas A&M. After seven years as lead software architect with various web-based startups, he turned his complete attention to TexAgs in 2008 as Chief Technology Officer. He later took on the position of COO to manage additional operations of the company. Josh and his wife Kathy have seven children and have lived in B/CS for more than 25 years.
Hunter Goodwin
Chairman of the Board
Hunter received a B.S. in agricultural economics from Texas A&M University. He is Chairman of the Board at TexAgs and President and Chief Operating Officer of Oldham Goodwin. Prior to real estate, Hunter was a professional athlete for eight years and a team captain for the Miami Dolphins from 1999-2000. His board appointments include TexAgs, Convention Visitors Bureau Board of Directors, Scotty's House Board of Directors and 12th Man Athletic Ambassador.

Staff

Gabe Bock
Content Creator, Podcast Host
Gabe has worked in media and has covered the Aggies for nearly 2 decades and has been with TexAgs full-time since August 2008. After spending 10 years as lead host of TexAgs Radio, Gabe decided to step down in the Summer of '21 and has taken on a new content creator role within the organization while also diving into the Real Estate world in partnership with his wife, Megan Bock. The couple has three children: Ella, Easton and Everley.
Ryan Brauninger
Recruiting & Baseball Analyst
Ryan joined TexAgs in August of 2015. A college baseball player at McNeese State (Class of '09), he moved to College Station in 2010 to pursue a Master's in sport management at Texas A&M. Since receiving his degree, Ryan has been active in the youth sports scene in the Brazos Valley, the state, and region — including a summer stint with USA Baseball. He is a member of the TexAgs Recruiting team and a baseball analyst.
Olin Buchanan
Columnist
Olin joined TexAgs in July of 2012 as a columnist. He previously was a national college football writer for Rivals.com and Yahoo. A graduate of White Oak High School in East Texas, Olin worked at newspapers in Longview and Tyler before covering the Aggies for the Bryan-College Station Eagle from 1993-95. He also worked at the Austin American-Statesman for 11 years. He is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and a Heisman Trophy voter.
Lindsay Caudle
Post Production Director, Texas FilmWorks
Lindsay joined TexAgs in 2014. She is originally from Athens, GA and is a graduate of the University of Miami ('09). Go Canes! She has worked many places in the sports media industry including the Miami HEAT, Texas A&M's 12th Man Productions, USC Athletics in Los Angeles, and TexAgs. Lindsay is a multi Lone Star EMMY award winner, College Sports Media Award winner, and has been directing and editing documentaries for over a decade. She is married to an Aggie who calls himself "Stein," and they are the proudest parents to the most adorable set of boy/girl twins, Carter & Kinlee.
Joe Dalton
Director of Operations, TexasFilmWorks
Joe recently returned to Aggieland 18 years after graduating in RPTS with the fightin' Texas Aggie class of '04. After 12 years in Christian Camp ministry, he still spends as much time outside as possible, already having lived in Austin, Columbus, and Tyler, TX; also on Lake Tahoe, and even Auckland, New Zealand. While his professional passion is to set up the TX FilmWorks team with the tools they need to tell beautifully crafted stories for our clients, Joe's best life is still lived with his five kids and beautiful wife Emily.
Suzanne DeMaret
Sponsorship Administrator
Suzanne, a fourth-generation Aggie, graduated from Texas A&M with a B.B.A. in marketing. She headed to Dallas and began a corporate career in computer and software sales, covering the Metroplex and the Midwest. Suzanne continued in software sales and marketing until joining TexAgs in 2010. She loves working with sponsors to help them get the most out of their association with TexAgs.
Jacob Fuller
Marketing and Operations Manager
Jacob joined TexAgs in 2018. A native of Fort Worth, he returned there after graduating from Texas A&M with a Telecommunications & Media Studies degree in 2009. He spent time in music licensing and worked at a full service creative agency before returning to Aggieland. Jacob wears many hats, from digital marketing and strategy for TexAgs and our F5 Sports network partners, to managing the day to day operations of our office. You will most likely see him interacting on the entertainment board.
Jason Howell
Senior Recruiting Analyst
Jason joined TexAgs in May of 2016 as a senior recruiting analyst. He came to TexAgs after a 13-year stint at Rivals.com in various roles and capacities. Most recently, he served as a Mid-South Regional Recruiting Analyst, covering recruiting throughout the four-state region of Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas. A native of Stuttgart, Arkansas, Jason graduated from Baylor University with a BBA in Economics.
Dalton Hughes
Director of Content
Dalton joined TexAgs in January of 2017. The swiss army knife of the office, he has held many different positions in his time with the company, now serving primarily as the Director of TexAgs Radio. Dalton graduated from Texas A&M with a BA in History ('18). When not working, he enjoys watching all sports, especially Liverpool FC.
Andrew Kilzer
Executive Producer, Texas FilmWorks
Andrew (Texas A&M Class of 2007) rejoined the TexAgs Team in January 2016 as General Manager of TexAgs Studios. He previously worked with TexAgs from 2006 - 2012 as Media Director and Head Moderator (responsible for 747 bans). Andrew is excited to develop high quality and compelling video production for clients outside of the TexAgs building. He and his lovely wife Jen are the parents of three small humans.
Logan Lee
Director of Sales
Logan graduated from Texas A&M with a B.S. in agricultural leadership & development ('06) and a M.S. in sport management ('08). After graduation, he coached on the basketball staffs at A&M, Kentucky and Paris Junior College. In 2010 Logan started at TexAgs as a basketball and recruiting analyst, but now serves as Director of Sales, along with covering Aggie Basketball. He’s married to Katy (Pounds) Lee, who played at A&M for Gary Blair. They have two children; Cuen (6) and Harper (4).
Dolores Liucci
Administrative Specialist
Dolores joined the startup team of the Maroon & White Report in December of 1998 with Hunter Goodwin and Billy Liucci — and as they say, 'the rest is history.' Her responsibilities include customer service relations and everything in between. Her passion is being able to bring 110 percent total satisfaction to friends and customers of TexAgs.
Jamie Maury
Media Specialist
Jamie graduated from Texas A&M in May 2021 with a degree in Agricultural Communications and Journalism with a minor in Sports Management. Since joining TexAgs in 2019, she has done it all - radio shows, podcasts, photo galleries, worked with the recruiting team and worked with the Texas Filmworks team. Jamie would also like to remind you that, whether you like it or not, the Houston Astros are the 2017 World Series Champions.
David Nuño
Director of Broadcast Media
David Nuño joins TexAgs as the Director of Broadcast Media and host of TexAgs Radio after working for almost a decade with ABC13 in Houston, where he covered the Astros' run to the 2017 World Series, traveled with the Rockets for several playoff runs, and traveled with the Texans. Nuño interweaved his "No Layups" podcast into the fabric of a sportscast, a first in the industry. David grew up in Houston and has a degree in broadcast journalism from Texas A&M. He and his wife, Elizabeth, have four children, Christian, Cruz, Anneliese and Isla.
Garrett Oelze
Software Developer
Garrett joined TexAgs as a sophomore in high school, interning during the summer of 2013, and now works full-time as a software developer. In his free time, Garrett enjoys making music and working on other programming projects.
Sarah Beth Oelze
NIL Administrator
Sarah Beth worked in customer support at TexAgs all throughout her time as a student at Texas A&M. After she graduated in 2020 with a degree in Recreation, Park, and Tourism Sciences she left TexAgs for a short stint but inevitably returned as the new NIL Administrator. In her free time Sarah Beth enjoys spending time outdoors or staying at home with her cats, houseplants, and husband Garrett.
Maranda Powers
Production Coordinator
Originally from Flower Mound, Texas, Maranda Powers graduated from Texas A&M University in 2016 with her bachelors degree, and completed her Masters in 2019. She specializes in Leadership and Development and is a Certified Mediator. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Tyler Powers, and is a proud dog mom to Malibu and Champ. #DogMom #DogParent #DOGS4LYFE
David  Sandhop
Director of Recruiting
David joined TexAgs in 2014 after publishing and co-owning the very first Texas A&M premium sports website, Aggie Websider, founded in 1994 by Tony Hooten. He oversees TexAgs' recruiting coverage and assists with A&M baseball and basketball coverage. Until 2009 he worked for the Texas A&M System, where he oversaw the agency's technology commercialization program with NASA. David is an unapologetic Cincinnati Bengals, New York Knicks and Houston Astros fan.
Nick Savage
TexAgs Radio Producer
Nick joined the TexAgs crew in August of 2022. Originally from Sugar Land, Texas, he followed his brother and father to continue the family tradition of attending Texas A&M where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication. When Nick isn't at TexAgs, he is pursuing a career in Play by Play Broadcasting, watching Astros baseball or enjoying a NASCAR race on Sunday afternoons.
Kennedy Smith
Stacked Content Host/Producer
Kennedy started working for Texags while still a student athlete. She competed for the Texas A&M track team and became the 7th fastest indoor hurdler in school history. She now works full time for Texags as a Stacked host and producer, while also finishing her masters degree in sports management. Kennedy is also the sideline reporter for the high school football game of the week on AT&T SportsNet.
Elizabeth Sullivan
Staff Accountant
One of the original posters on TexAgs, Elizabeth was Head Senior Moderator for eight years before becoming Staff Accountant in 2009. She and her husband, Steve Sullivan ’72, own the UPS Store in Bryan, Texas. They have one son, Chris Sullivan ’98. Both Steve and Chris were Drum Majors in the Fightin' Texas Aggie Band. Chris is married to Dr. Kelly Sullivan and they have two daughters, Chloe and Avery, who are the joy of Elizabeth’s life.
Matt Taylor
Videographer, Texas FilmWorks
Matt joined Texas FilmWorks/ TexAgs in May of 2022. Originally from Wichita, KS, Matt quickly found himself in the great state of Texas. He moved to the state to attend Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi and received a BA in Communications and an emphasis in Media Production. After college, Matt found himself working all over Texas in film and television. He has now found himself in BCS with Texas FilmWorks ready to tell great stories. When not working, Matt loves traveling, wildlife photography, hunting, fishing, and spending time with family.
Stewart Wade
Creative Director
Stewart joined TexAgs in 2013 after working 10 years in advertising as an art director and designer. After graduating from A&M in 2004 and marrying his high school sweetheart, he soon fled the state for sunny California. He spent eight years in LA before returning to the motherland with his wife and three kids. Stewart manages TexAgs' social media presence, the overall user experience and the TexAgs brand.
Richard Zane
Managing Editor
Richard graduated from Texas A&M in December of 2019 with a degree in Telecommunication and is currently working on his master's in Sport Management. Since beginning at TexAgs, the Flower Mound native has worked as reporter, publisher and radio personality. "Big Shooter" is a diehard Dodgers and Red Wings fan. The last sentence of Jamie's bio is a lie. #TheTEAM

Support Staff

James Hernandez
Publisher, Reporter
El Paso native James Hernández is a Communication major graduating spring of 2023. James joined the TexAgs crew in fall 2021 as an intern and now works as a writer and publisher. When James isn’t working for TexAgs or the Industrial Assessment Center, you can find him developing film in his makeshift darkroom, playing bass or reading. James also manages and produces an independent international arts publication that has been distributed to 14 countries since 2021 and was a featured contributor for Texas Highways Magazine’s September 2022 issue.
Brooke Homfeld
Photographer
Zachary Klement
Publisher
Zachary Klement graduated from Texas A&M in 2019 with a degree in Political Science. Since graduation, he got married, started law school at the UNT Dallas College of Law and joined TexAgs as a publisher in early 2022. Zachary enjoys spending time with his family, Mavericks basketball and is the back-to-back champion of his fantasy hoops league.
Walker Lott
Student Recruiting Analyst
Walker, a native of Fort Worth, is a Mays senior Management Entrepreneurship major with a double minor in Sports Management and Communication. He reached out to the TexAgs staff in 2017, as a high school junior, and joined the team assisting in the DFW area. Upon moving to College Station to continue his family’s Aggie legacy, he dedicated more time to TexAgs. Over the last three years at A&M, he’s provided support coverage to the Recruiting Analysts all around the state such as Houston, San Antonio, Austin, and DFW. He now also provides independent content as the Student Recruiting Analyst. Walker is a huge fan of all Aggie sports, as well as the Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Mavericks, and the USMNT. Walker hopes to pursue a career in sports at the professional or collegiate levels.
Kay Naegeli
Publisher, Reporter
Kay Naegeli is third-generation Aggie set to graduate in 2024 with a degree in Communication and a minor in Sports Management. She began at TexAgs as an intern covering the softball beat and now works as a reporter, publisher and helps to be a part of TexAgs Radio. Growing up in Katy, Kay grew up around football and played sports all her life. When she isn’t working, she most likely in the gym or trying to make her sorority roommates enjoy sports.
Elizabeth Oblock
Customer Support
You can find Elizabeth behind the front desk at the TexAgs office. Elizabeth has been a lifelong Aggie fan and was elated to join the TexAgs team during the summer of 2021. She is a member of the fightin’ Texas Aggies class of 2023 and is majoring in Supply Chain Management. When she’s not watching the Aggies or the Astros play, she’s busy traveling across the world.
Katelyn Oelze
Customer Support
Katelyn began working for the TexAgs in the summer of 2021 as part of the customer support team. She is currently a senior in high school at Brazos Christian, where she's been for the last 13 years. In her spare time, Katelyn enjoys cooking, watching Netflix, or spending time with any of her six siblings.
Anna Peterson
Social Center Host, Production Assistant
Anna is a student in the Masters in Business program at Texas A&M, coming off of a three-year stint in her undergrad in Communications and Sports Management. She hails from Omaha, Nebraska (home of the CWS) but claims Texas as her true home, as she grew up in Houston prior to her move to College Station. Since joining the TexAgs crew in 2019, Anna can be heard on TexAgs Radio as the Social Center host and she assists in the behind-the-scenes production of the show. In addition to TexAgs Radio, Anna spent the summer of 2021 working with John Granato and Lance Zierlein at ESPN Radio in Houston.
Tomas Romo
Radio Assistant
Tomas Romo is set to graduate in 2023 with a degree in Journalism and a double minor in Sports Management and Communications. He began at TexAgs as an intern in the summer of 2021 covering the women’s basketball beat and working the social center for TexAgs radio before becoming the host of TexAgs student podcast, From the East Side of Kyle Field. Tomas grew up in Richmond, Texas and has been playing sports from a young age. He is looking to pursue a law degree once he graduates from Texas A&M.
Kylie Stoner
Customer Support
Kylie is a class of 2024 Journalism major from Keller, Texas. Her minors include Sports Management and Communications. She began working at TexAgs in the Spring of 2022. Kylie's favorite sport is soccer, and she will likely talk your ear off about it if you ask. When she's not working, Kylie is likely hanging out with her friends or her cat, Pumpkin.
Noel White
Senior Production Assistant, Texas FilmWorks
Noel joined the crew as a Production Assistant in the summer of 2021. She is originally from Giddings, Texas, but from the years 2007 to 2013, she lived overseas in India with her family. Fulfilling a lifelong dream, Noel joined Texas A&M (class of ’23) and is currently studying Visualization with a specialization in Animation. In her free time, she enjoys painting, hanging out with friends, traveling, and exploring the great outdoors.

Interns

Kennedy Cavin
Intern, Reporter
Emily Fiedler
Intern
Ethan Jones
Intern
Zoe Kelton
Intern
Shanielle Veazie
Intern, Reporter
 
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