Team

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Founder & Owner, Creative Producer
University of South Alabama
United States Sports Academy

Most creative time of the day: In the stillness of the early morning or at the end of the day around sunset.
Favorite creative space/place: Outside or a nice view of the outdoors.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: Before 5pm – Coffee with coconut milk, or an energy fizz in green tea. After 5pm – A nice glass of wine.

Kari Whitakerkari

Designer
University of Montevallo

Most creative time of the day: It seems to be around 4:30am, whether I like it or not!
Favorite creative space/place: Any place outdoors with a sketchbook handy.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: Before 5pm – Chai latte. After 5pm – A robust malbec or cabernet sauvignon.

Max Reedmax

Creative Producer
University of South Alabama

Most creative time of the day: 6 a – Noon.
Favorite creative space/place: My home office and/or my wharf on Weeks Bay.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: Before 5 pm – lots of water. After 5 pm – if I’m still working, more water. If I’m done for the day, a martini with my wife on the wharf!

Cierra Hodocierra

Member, Entertainment Management, Social Media
University of Southern Mississippi

Most creative time of the day: The first few hours after waking up. I do not consider myself a morning person, but I find that I’m most productive and creative during those hours.
Favorite creative space/place: I find a lot of inspiration from being on the road/in the air and traveling. From there, I can find a local coffee shop just about anywhere to really focus.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: Before 5pm – Coffee. After 5pm – Hot tea or craft beer.

Crystal Storeycrystal

Public Relations & Events
Auburn University

Most creative time of the day: At night when everyone else is asleep.
Favorite creative space/place: On the beach.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: A tizzy: healthy energy drink with a detox tea, or a detox tea in the evening.

Beth Barronbeth

Designer/Web Programmer
Mississippi State University

Most creative time of the day: Usually early morning.
Favorite creative space/place: Anywhere that’s quiet and I can be undisturbed.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: Coffee, coffee, coffee. Did I mention coffee? After 5pm – usually a craft beer or a glass of wine.

Art Shirleyart

Creative Consultant
University of Mississippi

Most creative time of the day: It varies, but the best times are when I’m not trying too hard.
Favorite creative space/place: Car or shower.
Favorite brainstorming beverage: Coffee, though on at least one occasion SunDrop and gin served me well.