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 four 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 additional position of COO to manage the daily operations of the company. Josh and his wife Kathy have seven children and have lived in B/CS for more than 20 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

Casey Atnip
Shooter, Producer, Editor
Casey graduated from Texas A&M in 2014 with a degree in Telecommunications with a minor in French (Bonjour!). During school he worked at 12th Man Productions and soon started simultaneously working for the Rod Ryan Morning Show in Houston as "Catnip", eventually becoming the 3rd mic and technical producer. He later returned to Aggieland to host Candy 95's afternoon show. Casey joined TexAgs after leaving radio to work briefly in marketing and freelance. He still moonlights as a DJ/Emcee, including for Aggie Basketball, under his pseudonym Catnip and does in fact own a cat, Peter, with his lovely girlfriend, Dr. Sara Hearon.
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 March of 2014. A native of Athens, Ga., she graduated cum laude from the University of Miami ('09) double majoring in Video/Film Production and English. After a two-year stint at Texas A&M's 12th Man Productions, she became Assistant Director of Video Production for USC Athletics in Los Angeles. Now at TexAgs, she directed and edited the award-winning documentary "SEC Ready" along with many other award-winning features. In July of 2017, she and her Aggie husband welcomed the cutest set of twins to the world and are loving life (when they aren't crying).
Jacob Fuller
Marketing and Operations Manager
Jacob joined TexAgs in 2018. A native of Fort Worth, he returned there after graduating from 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.
Suzanne Gilles
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.
Donny Hall
Creative Director, Texas FilmWorks
Donny Hall is a veteran filmmaker with 17 years of freelance experience. Donny was awarded 2015 Brazos County Arts Council Artist of the Year through his work with the Cultural Arts District.
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
Broadcast and Digital Media Manager
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.
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
Production 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.
Thad Norvell
Managing Editor
Thad ('97) joined TexAgs in 2016 and manages publishing, content quality and general chaos mitigation. Unofficially and occasionally he has worked with TexAgs since 2005, including co-hosting the original TexAgs Podcast (now TexAgs Radio), fan-blogging TexAgs road trips, and pitching in with extra words during A&M's move to the SEC and Brandon's scrum on Kyle Field with a Pelini. He and his wife, Amy, have three teenagers they like a whole lot. (Really.)
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
Senior 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.
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.
Andrew Schmid
Software Developer
Christian, husband, programmer, gamer, D&D adventurer. Graduated in 2020 from Texas A&M University with a degree in computer science. Favorite sport has to be the MarbleLympics.
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 married Dr. Kelly Sullivan and they have two daughters, Chloe and Avery, who are the joy of Elizabeth’s life.
Clay Taylor
Visual Media Director, Texas FilmWorks
Clay graduated from Texas A&M University in 2008 with a B.A. in Communication. He joins TPG as Production Manager after spending 3 years with 12th Man Productions in the Texas A&M Athletic Department. A highlight of his time there was creating and directing the EMMY award-winning TV series ‘The Pulse: Texas A&M Football’. He previously worked for TexAgs as Media Director in 2012 & 2013, He and his beautiful wife Megan have 3 kids.
Royce Verboom
Software Developer
Royce graduated from Texas A&M in 2008. Two years later, he married the Class of 2009's most attractive graduate (don't tell her I said that) and they are now a family of 5. He joined TexAgs in January 2019 after spending the previous 10 years in the software/tech industry.

Support Staff

Garrett Kettle
Publisher
Garrett Kettle is a junior Sport Management major and Business minor from Round Rock, TX. He started at TexAgs in December of 2019 as a publisher and intern in journalism. He plans to pursue a master's degree in business and a career in sports journalism. He one day wants to cover college football as a sportswriter/analyst. In his free time, he enjoys watching sports, good television, and hanging out with friends.
Julianne McGee
Customer Support
Julianne began working for TexAgs in the summer of 2021 as part of the customer support team. She is a second generation Aggie and will be graduating from Texas A&M in May of 2022 with a B.S. in Public Health. She plans to pursue a masters in Health Communication and have a career in nonprofit administration. When she is not studying or working, she spends her free time traveling, writing music, and hanging out with friends.
Corinne Moody
Customer Support
Corinne began working for TexAgs in the summer of 2021 as part of the customer support team. She is graduating from Texas A&M in May 2022 with a B.S in Telecommunication Media Studies. In her free time she enjoys working out, photography, and spending time with friends.
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.
Matt Sachs
Photographer
Matt Sachs has been a photographer for TexAgs since 2009. He began as a sports photographer working for his college newspaper (Cornell ’79). He moved to College Station in 2007 to join the faculty at Texas A&M.
Richard Zane
Publisher, Reporter
Richard graduated from Texas A&M in December of 2019 with a degree in Telecommunication. Since beginning at TexAgs, the Flower Mound native has worked as reporter, publisher and radio personality. Richard also currently serves as the treasurer of Hot Dog City and is a diehard Dodgers and Red Wings fan. The last sentence of Jamie's bio is a lie. #TheTEAM

Interns

Walker Lott
Intern
Walker, a native of Fort Worth, is a freshman Business major with a double minor in Sports Management and Communication. He joined the team as a high school junior and spent the next two years assisting at recruiting events in the DFW area. Finally in College Station, continuing his family's Aggie legacy, Walker continues to assist with recruiting coverage. Walker is a huge Dallas Cowboys and Mavericks fan, and when he’s not working or studying, he spends his free time hanging out with friends. Walker hopes to pursue a career in collegiate recruiting.
Anna Peterson
Intern
Anna is a freshman Communications major from The Woodlands, Texas. She joined the TexAgs team in the fall of 2019. Growing up in a house full of athletes, she has always had an insatiable appetite for competition. Her athletic background includes varsity basketball, cheerleading, and track. When she is not studying or working, she can usually be found spending time with family, friends, or her dogs. Anna plans to pursue a career in sports broadcasting after graduating from Texas A&M.
 
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