Meet Our Staff

Rob Gray, Coordinator

Rob Gray grew up in northern Utah and went to Dixie State College for his undergraduate work in English under the Professional and Technical Writing emphasis. He later attended the University of New Orleans for an MFA degree in Creative Writing with an emphasis in fiction and a secondary emphasis in nonfiction. He has taught at Dixie State University since 2010.


Braxton Thornley, Secretary

Major: English (Secondary Education)

Year: Senior

Strength: Arguments & Thesis Statements

Weakness: APA Style

Hometown: Taylorsville, UT


Ryan Gibb, ESL Departmental Tutor

Major: English (Creative Writing) & Pre-Med

Year: Junior

Strength: Creative Writing, Content, Organization, and Flow

Weakness: Grammar

Hometown: Grand Junction, CO


Brittany Bennett, History Departmental Tutor

Major: History & English (Literary Studies)

Year: Senior

Strength: MLA & Chicago Styles

Weakness: Overly Critical Sometimes

Hometown: Mesquite, NV


Ashton Foy, Psychology Departmental Tutor

Major: Psychology

Year: Senior

Strength: APA Style, Research, and Citations

Weakness: Chicago & AP Style

Hometown: Riverton, WY


Kelsie Orton, Psychology Departmental Tutor

Major: Psychology

Year: Senior

Strength: Research & Organization

Weakness: Chicago Style

Hometown: Rexburg, ID


Teddie-Lynn Sevy, English Departmental Tutor

Major: English (Secondary Education)

Year: Senior

Strength: Brainstorming & Organization

Weakness: APA Style

Hometown: Henderson, NV


Cam Sherman, General Tutor

Major: Psychology

Year: Senior

Strength: Organization & Thesis Statements

Weakness: Concision

Hometown: St. George, UT


Cora Hamer, General Tutor

Major: Dance

Year: Senior

Strength: English Essays (0990-2010)

Weakness: Chicago & APA Styles

Hometown: St. George, UT


Cord Esplin, General Tutor

Major: Computer Science

Year: Sophomore

Strength: MLA Style & Organization

Weakness: Spelling

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV


Hanna Pollock, General Tutor

Major: Media Studies (Strategic Communication)

Year: Junior

Strength: AP Style & Research

Weakness: Creative Writing

Hometown: Stansbury Park, UT


Hannah Jarnagin, General Tutor

Major: English (Secondary Education)

Year: Sophomore

Strength: Creative Writing

Weakness: Chicago Style

Hometown: Monroe, UT


Jasmine Priggemeier, General Tutor

Major: English (Creative Writing)

Year: Junior

Strength: Sentence Manipulation & Pattern Identification

Weakness: Grammar Terminology

Hometown: Hurricane, UT


Kimi Gubler, General Tutor

Major: Music (Secondary Education)

Year: Senior

Strength: Grammar & Spelling

Weakness: Citations

Hometown: Visalia, CA