Charlotte-Anne Lucas was selected to lead NOWCastSA in 2009 because of her strong background in journalism, online news technology, community building and innovation.
Under her leadership, NOWCastSA has published more than 10,000 articles, 1,500 videos and webcast live more than 325 civic and cultural events. NOWCastSA’s most popular piece of content is the early voting map that has helped more than 185,000 individuals find a polling place and vote.
Lucas is on the Advisory Board of the Journalism Studies Department of Texas A&M University San Antonio and is a founding member and officer of the Local Independent Online News publishers, online news leaders who are innovating in business, technology, communication and storytelling, while honoring the rich heritage of… (full bio)
I am a communications professional with more than nine years of experience, and the president and founder of JTE Communications, LLC in Santa Fe, NM. I have worked in nonprofit, higher education, retail, and national security industries. It is my goal to use my skills and expertise helping organizations succeed by forming meaningful connections with their target audiences.
I am an animal lover and proud guardian of two dogs, a bearded dragon and a foster cat. I volunteer with Santa Fe Animal Shelter and Felines and Friends of New Mexico.
Jose Garcia is a Computer Science major at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
He is a Computer Science Intern for NOWCastSA, where he works with data to create meaningful visualizations.
Jose also works with other staff and interns to manage and maintain the website.