Kennedy McGilvery

Kennedy McGilvery is a senior at Lone Star High School. She is a varsity Track and Field athlete and a senior producer for Frisco ISD-TV. McGilvery is also the owner of her own photography company, Klever Pictures. She hopes to double major in journalism and digital media and minor in mass communication in the fall of 2019 at a college of her choice.

Ashly Ibarra

Ashly Ibarra is a recent graduate of Dubiski Career High School in Grand Prairie. She served as a reporter and anchor for a student-run news broadcast called GPISD News. Ibarra fell in love with journalism because it gave her the opportunity to speak up about social and political issues. She decided to attend the workshop to gain more experience before she leaves for college.

Kayla Davis

Kayla Davis is a freelance journalist and Mayborn School of Journalism alumnus. Davis creates social media content for a nonprofit in Denton and worked as managing editor, designer and copy editor and reporter for the North Texas Daily during her time at UNT. She attended the first Mayborn High School Workshop in 2014 as a student and this is her second year serving as a Mayborn High School Workshop counselor.

Troy Guter Jr.

Troy Guter Jr. is an alumnus of the Mayborn School of Journalism. He serves as director and producer of live events for Game On Sports Productions. He wrestled at the University of North Texas, where he served as team captain and conference medalist. His German shepherd dog, Nala, is his pride and joy. This is his third year serving as a Mayborn High School Workshop counselor.