Lunch Ticket is a production of the Antioch University Los Angeles MFA in Creative Writing program.

Current Staff

Editor-in-Chief: Regan Humphrey
Managing Editor / Content Production: Barbara Platts
Managing Editor / Submission Review: Ashley Russ

Faces by Elysium

Staff Advisor:
Natalie Truhan

Faculty Advisors:
Victoria Chang and Lisa Locascio Nighthawk

Web Designer & Consultant:
Sky Esser / GoodWebWorks

Blog Editor: Ben Lewellyn-Taylor
Bloggers: Jazmine Cooper, Nicholas Galvez, Karen Gaul Schulman, Ashley Russ

Interview Lead Editor: Barbara Platts
Interviewers: Kevin Cummins, Pallavi Dhawan, Kelly Hower, Kirby Chen Mages

Midnight Snack Lead Editor: Ahsan Butt
Midnight Snack Team: Michaela Emerson, Semaj Saint Garbutt, Ben Lewellyn-Taylor, Kat McClain, Megan Vasquez, Lizzy Young

Marketing and Communications Manager: Franz Franta
Marketing and Communications Team: Michelle Bogan and Annisa Hope Hale

Web Team Manager: Lizzy Young
Web Editors: Erica Colón, Bebhinn McIlroy-Hawley, Julz Savard

Proof Edit Manager: Emery (Ross) Pearson
Assistants: Suzann Cohen and Jazmine Cooper

Genre Lead Editors:

  • Amuse-Bouche: Megan Vasquez
  • Creative Nonfiction and Diana Woods Memorial Award: Ian Clay Sewall
  • Fiction: Samantha Rahmani
  • Flash Prose: Ashley Russ
  • Translation and Gabo Prize: Kirby Chen Mages
  • Poetry: Nicholas Galvez
  • Visual Art: Annisa Hope Hale
  • YA/Writing for Young People: Ariel Lawrence

Reading Teams:

  • Amuse-Bouche:  Semaj Saint Garbutt, D.E. Hardy, Majella Pinto
  • Creative Nonfiction and Diana Woods Memorial Award: RaeJeana Brooks, Suzann Cohen, Kevin Cummins, Ruut DeMeo, Angela Franklin
  • Fiction: Julia Beck, Jazmine Cooper, Marissa Davis
  • Flash Prose: Marissa Davis, Ariel Lawrence
  • Poetry: Michaela Emerson, Nikki Dela Rosa, Lisa La Rose
  • Translation and Gabo Prize: Donna Castañeda, Indu Subaiya, Julie Sugar
  • Visual Art: Nikki Dela Rosa, Ariel Lawrence, Izzy Santillanes
  • YA/Writing for Young People: Marissa Davis, Lisa La Rose, Julz Savard, Gail Vannelli

MFA Program Chair: Victoria Chang
MFA Faculty and Staff: Lisa Locascio Nighthawk, Daisy Salas, Dasha Sidenko, Natalie Truhan